Crisler Family History

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Crisler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kreisler or Griessler, a topographic name for someone who lived or farmed in an area of sand (see Gries), or (in the south) an occupational name for a grocer, from Middle High German griezmel ‘milled grain’ (from griez ‘sand’, ‘gravel’).

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

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Crisler Family Origin

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Crisler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    2%
  • Running Saw Mill

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crisler. A less common occupation for the Crisler family was Running Saw Mill. The most common Crisler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Crisler's were Farmers.

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Crisler Life Expectancy

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