Kastler Family History

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Kastler Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place called Kastel or Castel. see Kastner. variant of Kastl 3.

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

Similar surnames: Kaster, Kassler, Kastner, Kestler, Kasner, Kossler, Kantner, Easter

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Kastler Family Origin

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Kastler Family Occupations

What did your Kastler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kastler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kastler's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Boatman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kastler. A less common occupation for the Kastler family was Hat Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Boatman

  • Hat Dealer


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

Kastler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kastler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kastler 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 493 immigration records available for the last name Kastler. 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 763 military records available for the last name Kastler. For the veterans among your Kastler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kastler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kastler lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kastler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kastler in 1961 was 60, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kastler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kastler 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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