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Mussler Family History

Mussler Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bussler, Russler, Gussler, Messler, Musser, Missler, Messer, Tessler

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Where is the Mussler family from?

You can see how Mussler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mussler family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Mussler families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 47 Mussler families living in Missouri. This was about 55% of all the recorded Mussler's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Mussler families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mussler surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mussler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Butcher and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mussler. 20% of Mussler men worked as a Butcher and 50% of Mussler women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mussler were Executive and Operator. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Butcher
    20%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Executive
    14%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
    50%
  • Operator
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mussler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mussler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 354 immigration records available for the last name Mussler. 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 Cards

There are 464 military records available for the last name Mussler. For the veterans among your Mussler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mussler lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Mussler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mussler in 1965 was 73, and 74 in 2004.

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