Hesler Family History

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Hesler Name Meaning

German: variant of Hasler 1.

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


Similar surnames: Mesler, Kesler, Hegler, Besler, Hefler, Fesler, Hosler, Tesler

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Hesler Family Origin

Where is the Hesler family from?

Hesler Family Occupations

What did your Hesler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hesler family was Laborer. The most common Hesler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Hesler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hesler.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Hesler Historical Records

What Hesler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hesler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hesler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hesler

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hesler. 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 Hesler. For the veterans among your Hesler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hesler Life Expectancy

What is the average Hesler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hesler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Hesler in 1952 was 51, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hesler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hesler 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.

Famous Hesler Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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