Ketler Family History

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Ketler Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Kettler.

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


Similar surnames: Kebler, Keeler, Hetler, Ketner, Kestler, Keller, Ketter, Kesler

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Ketler Family Origin

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Ketler Family Occupations

What did your Ketler ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

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

Ketler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ketler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ketler 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 Ketler

Passenger List

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

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Ketler Life Expectancy

What is the average Ketler lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Ketler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ketler in 1962 was 81, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ketler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ketler 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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