Gittler Family History

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Gittler Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from the female personal name Gitl, a pet form of Gute.

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

Similar surnames: Grittner, Gettler, Gitter, Giller, Littler, Ritzler, Bitter, Rettler

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Gittler Family Origin

Where is the Gittler family from?

Gittler Family Occupations

What did your Gittler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gittler family was Weaver. The most common Gittler occupation in the USA was Cooper. 25% of Gittler's were Coopers. Cooper, Cotton Mill and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gittler.

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  • Cooper

  • Cotton Mill

  • Shoemaker

  • Weaver


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

Gittler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gittler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gittler 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 991 immigration records available for the last name Gittler. 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 229 military records available for the last name Gittler. For the veterans among your Gittler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gittler Life Expectancy

What is the average Gittler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gittler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gittler in 1963 was 82, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gittler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gittler 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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