Bahler Family History

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Bahler Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places so named, for example near Bremen and in Mecklenburg. possibly an altered spelling of Behler.

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

Similar surnames: Baehler, Behler, Wehler, Bailer, Dahler, Wahler, Boehler, Bohle

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Bahler Family Origin

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Bahler Family Occupations

What did your Bahler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bahler. A less common occupation for the Bahler family was Laborer. The most common Bahler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Bahler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bahler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bahler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bahler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bahler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bahler

Passenger List

There are 863 immigration records available for the last name Bahler. 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 542 military records available for the last name Bahler. For the veterans among your Bahler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bahler Life Expectancy

What is the average Bahler lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bahler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bahler in 1959 was 61, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bahler 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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