Kimler Family History

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Kimler Name Meaning

German: reduced form of Kimmeler, an occupational name for a spicer, from Kimmel + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Kimmer, Kemler, Kumler, Imler, Kamler, Dimler, Hemler, Kugler

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Kimler Family Origin

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Kimler Family Occupations

What did your Kimler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kimler. The most common Kimler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kimler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kimler family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Kimler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kimler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kimler 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 296 immigration records available for the last name Kimler. 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 890 military records available for the last name Kimler. For the veterans among your Kimler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kimler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kimler lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kimler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kimler in 1962 was 63, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kimler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kimler 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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