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Wissler Name Meaning

German: variant of Wechsler. German: habitational name for someone from Weisel near Friedberg, formerly called Wissele. English: variant spelling of Whistler.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kissler, Wisler, Wessler, Wisner, Eissler, Wiesner, Weissler, Missler

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Wissler Family Origin

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Wissler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Manager

    20%
  • Miller

    20%
  • Servant

    20%

In 1881, the most common Wissler occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Wissler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wissler family was Servant. Farmer, Manager and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wissler.

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Wissler Historical Records

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Wissler Life Expectancy

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