Gigler Family History

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Gigler Name Meaning

South German: variant of Geiger or, more likely, a nickname for a silly person or fool, from Middle High German gi(e)gel ‘beguiler’, ‘fool’.

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

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Gigler Family Origin

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Gigler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farms

    17%
  • Shoe & Boot Maker

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gigler family was Shoemaker. The most common Gigler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gigler's were Farmers. Farmer, Farms and Shoe & Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gigler.

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Gigler Historical Records

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Gigler Life Expectancy

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