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Oyler Family History

Oyler Name Meaning
English: occupational name for an extractor or seller of oil, from a metathesized form of Anglo-Norman French olier (from oile ‘oil’, Latin oleum ‘(olive) oil’; compare Oliva). In northern England linseed oil obtained from locally grown flax was more common than olive oil.English: from the Continental Germanic personal name Odilard, Oilard, introduced by the Normans.Americanized spelling of German Euler or of Swabian Äuler, a topographic name for someone who lived by a water meadow, Äule, a diminutive of Au.

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

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19,127 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,232 Military Records
875 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Oyler Families

  • Number of Oyler families
     50 - 97
     17 - 49
     1 - 16
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Oyler families
     25 - 48
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Oyler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Oyler Family Origin

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Oyler Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Oyler

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Oyler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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