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Peeler Name Meaning

Probably in most cases an Americanized spelling of the German habitational name Bieler or of the topographic name Piehler, a variant of Biehler (of which this may also be an altered spelling) or of Bühler (see Peel).

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


Similar surnames: Beeler, Keeler, Pealer, Peebler, Peeper, Peller, Pooler, Hegler

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Peeler Family Origin

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Peeler Family Occupations

What did your Peeler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peeler. A less common occupation for the Peeler family was Keeping House. The most common Peeler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Peeler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Peeler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Peeler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Peeler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Peeler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Peeler. For the veterans among your Peeler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Peeler Life Expectancy

What is the average Peeler lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Peeler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Peeler in 1945 was 34, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peeler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peeler 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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