Blyler Family History

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Blyler Name Meaning

Dutch or North German: occupational name for someone whose work involved the use of an instrument for pounding, crushing, or beating (see Bleiler).

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

Similar surnames: Plyler, Bieler, Bayer, Blaser, Boller, Besler, Bitler, Boxler, Byker

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Blyler Family Origin

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Blyler Family Occupations

What did your Blyler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blyler family was Keeping House. The most common Blyler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Blyler's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blyler.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Gardner

  • Keeping House


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

Blyler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blyler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blylercensus 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 99 immigration records available for the last name Blyler. 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 567 military records available for the last name Blyler. For the veterans among your Blyler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blyler Life Expectancy

What is the average Blyler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Blyler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Blyler in 1953 was 44, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blyler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blyler 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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