Feiler Family History

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Feiler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a filemaker, from Feil + the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Pfeiler, Keiler, Filer, Seiler, Heiler, Zeiler, Feller, Beiler

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Feiler Family Origin

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Feiler Family Occupations

What did your Feiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Feiler family was Baker. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feiler. The most common Feiler occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Feiler's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

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

Feiler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Feiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Feiler lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Feiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Feiler in 1949 was 24, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feiler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feiler 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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