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Mahler Name Meaning

German (also Mähler) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a painter, especially a painter of stained glass, from an agent derivative of German malen to paint (Middle High German malen, Old High German malon ‘to mark’, from mal ‘point’, ‘mark’).

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


Similar surnames: Zahler, Mehler, Maller, Mandler, Marler, Kahler, Mauer, Sadler

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Mahler Family Origin

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Mahler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

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Mahler Historical Records

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Mahler Life Expectancy

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