Postler Family History

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Postler Name Meaning

Variant of Postel 2, 3. (of Slavic origin): habitational name for someone from Postel near Militsch in Silesia.

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

Similar surnames: Poster, Postel, Kossler, Hosler, Pooler, Kostner, Poppler, Kastler

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Postler Family Origin

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Postler Family Occupations

What did your Postler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Postler. The most common Postler occupation in the USA was Butcher. 50% of Postler's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Laborer


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

Postler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Postler Life Expectancy

What is the average Postler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Postler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Postler in 1963 was 66, and 79 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Postler 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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