Beiler Family History

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Beiler Name Meaning

German (Alemannic): from Middle High German beigel, beile ‘measuring stick’ (Late Latin pagella), hence an occupational name for an inspector of measures or a maker of measuring sticks.

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

Similar surnames: Seiler, Besler, Bailer, Beiser, Beller, Keiler, Beiter, Zeiler

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Beiler Family Origin

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Beiler Family Occupations

What did your Beiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beiler. 24% of Beiler men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Beiler women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beiler were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Housekeeper
  • Housework
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Beiler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Beiler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beiler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 851 immigration records available for the last name Beiler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 709 military records available for the last name Beiler. For the veterans among your Beiler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Beiler lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Beiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Beiler in 1951 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Beiler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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