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Beutler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a bag maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German biutel ‘bag’, ‘purse’ (see Beutel).

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

Similar surnames: Butler, Beucler, Zettler, Nestler, Bitler, Deubler, Baumler, Euler

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Where is the Beutler family from?

You can see how Beutler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Beutler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Beutler families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Beutler family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Beutler's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Beutler families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Beutler surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Beutler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beutler. 25% of Beutler men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Beutler women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beutler were Carpenter and Maid.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Maid
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Beutler. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Beutler. For the veterans among your Beutler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Beutler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Beutler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1956. The average life expectancy for Beutler in 1952 was 32, and 83 in 2004.

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