Kettler Family History

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Kettler Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kessel. South German variant of Kettner 1. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Kette ‘chain’ + the agent suffix -ler.

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


Similar surnames: Kettner, Kottler, Ketter, Kittler, Hettler, Zettler, Mettler, Kuttler

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Kettler Family Origin

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Kettler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Kettler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Kettler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kettler. A less common occupation for the Kettler family was Keeping House.

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Kettler Historical Records

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Kettler Life Expectancy

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