Riegler Family History

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Riegler Name Meaning

German: variant of Riegel, with the addition of the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Kriegler, Bieler, Legler, Siegler, Ringler, Rigler, Ziegler, Riegle

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Riegler Family Origin

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Riegler Family Occupations

What did your Riegler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Riegler family was Clerk. Farmer, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riegler. The most common Riegler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Riegler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Clerk


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

Riegler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Riegler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riegler 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Riegler. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Riegler. For the veterans among your Riegler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riegler Life Expectancy

What is the average Riegler lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Riegler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Riegler in 1947 was 61, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riegler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riegler 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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