Engler Family History

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Engler Name Meaning

South German: patronymic from Engel.

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

Similar surnames: Enger, Eggler, Gengler, Engle, Entler, Endler, Englert, Dengler

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Engler Family Origin

Where is the Engler family from?

Engler Family Occupations

What did your Engler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Engler family was Cooper. The most common Engler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Engler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Engler.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Cooper


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

Engler Historical Records

What Engler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Engler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engler 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Engler. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Engler. For the veterans among your Engler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engler Life Expectancy

What is the average Engler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Engler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Engler in 1946 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engler 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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