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Hosler Name Meaning

German (Hösler): occupational name for a maker of hose (garments for the legs), from Middle High German hose (see Hose 3) + the agent suffix -r. German (Hösler): habitational name for someone from Hösel near Düsseldorf. English: occupational name for a fowler, a variant of Osler, or for an innkeeper, a reduced form of Ostler. In both cases, the initial H- is inorganic.

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


Similar surnames: Hosner, Hasler, Hosier, Hoster, Holler, Hosley, Rosler, Bosler

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Hosler Family Origin

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Hosler Family Occupations

What did your Hosler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hosler family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hosler. The most common Hosler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Hosler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

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Hosler Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hosler ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hosler Life Expectancy

What is the average Hosler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, Hosler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hosler in 1946 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hosler 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 Hosler Family

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