Risler Family History

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Risler Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: topographic name, a variant of Ris 1. German: probably a spelling variant of Riessler, a habitational name from a place called Riesel near Höxter. Americanized spelling of Swiss German Reisler or German Rissler.

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


Similar surnames: Risher, Riser, Crisler, Risner, Ridler, Risser, Reiser, Reisler

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Risler Family Origin

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Risler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Risler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Risler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Risler family was Laborer. Farmer, Cooper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Risler.

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Risler Historical Records

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Risler Life Expectancy

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