Filer Family History
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Filer Name Meaning
occupational name for a maker or user of files, from an agent derivative of Middle English file ‘file’. occupational name for a spinner, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Old French fil ‘thread’ (Latin filum). Americanized spelling of German Feiler, cognate of 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Faler, Finer, Filter, Filler, File, Lier, Tyler, Fier, Feiler, Piper