Kusler Family History

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Kusler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of North German Kuseler or Küseler, a nickname for an agile, restless person, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German kuselen ‘to spin (like a top)’.

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

Similar surnames: Kuster, Kuller, Kugler, Kumler, Buser, Busler, Kasler, Keser, Dupler

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Kusler Family Origin

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Kusler Family Occupations

What did your Kusler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kusler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Kusler's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Fireman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kusler. A less common occupation for the Kusler family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Fireman

  • Grocer


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

Kusler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kusler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kusler 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 291 immigration records available for the last name Kusler. 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 269 military records available for the last name Kusler. For the veterans among your Kusler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kusler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kusler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Kusler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kusler in 1946 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kusler 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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