Dimler Family History

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Dimler Name Meaning

German: variant of Diem. Variant of German Dimmler, a nickname or occupational name for a tumbler or a traveling entertainer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German tumel(e)n ‘to tumble or romp’.

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


Similar surnames: Timler, Dumler, Diller, Demler, Deimler, Simler, Imler, Dupler

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Dimler Family Origin

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Dimler Family Occupations

What did your Dimler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dimler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Dimler's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dimler. A less common occupation for the Dimler family was Coal Weigher.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%
  • Coal Weigher

    4%

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

Dimler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dimler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dimler census 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dimler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dimler. For the veterans among your Dimler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dimler Life Expectancy

What is the average Dimler lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Dimler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dimler in 1940 was 50, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dimler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dimler 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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