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Fiedler Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a professional fiddle player, or a nickname for a skilled amateur, from Middle High German videlære, German Fiedler (Yiddish fidler). The instrument (Old High German fidula) is named from Late Latin vitula.

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


Similar surnames: Fiddler, Siedler, Feller, Feder, Kindler, Wieder, Filer, Friedler

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Fiedler Family Origin

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Fiedler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%

In 1880, the most common Fiedler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Fiedler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fiedler. A less common occupation for the Fiedler family was Tailor.

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Fiedler Historical Records

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Fiedler Life Expectancy

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