Ridler Family History
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Ridler Name Meaning
English: occupational name for a sifter of flour and meal, from an agent derivative of Middle English rid(e)len ‘to sift’ (from Old English hriddel ‘sieve’). German: topographic name from Bavarian Ridel ‘hill’. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Riedler, a variant of Rieder or Riedel.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ridley, Rider, Rindler, Risler, Reder, Ridner, Risner, Rimer, Sadler