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Keiler Name Meaning

occupational name for a maker of wooden pegs and wedges or a woodchopper, from an agent derivative of Middle High German kil ‘wedge’, ‘wooden peg’. possibly a derivative of Geil (see Keil 2).

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

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Keiler Family Origin

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Keiler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keiler. The most common Keiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Keiler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keiler family was Keeping House.

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Keiler Historical Records

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Keiler Life Expectancy

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