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Ambler Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): from Middle English ambler ‘walker’, ‘steady-paced horse or mule’ (ultimately from Latin ambulare ‘to walk’), probably applied to someone with a steady, easy-going temperament. Reaney suggests that it may have been a facetious nickname for a fuller.

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

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Ambler Family Origin

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Ambler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ambler. The most common Ambler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ambler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ambler family was Farming.

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Ambler Life Expectancy

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