Tishler Family History

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Tishler Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a joiner, from German Tischler, or variant of the German name, or Americanized form of Slovenian Tišler, with the same meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Tisler, Tischler, Risher, Tiller, Tessler, Bichler, Fishler, Tesler

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Tishler Family Origin

Where is the Tishler family from?

Tishler Family Occupations

What did your Tishler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tishler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tishler's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tishler. A less common occupation for the Tishler family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Tishler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tishler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tishler 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 740 immigration records available for the last name Tishler. 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 333 military records available for the last name Tishler. For the veterans among your Tishler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tishler Life Expectancy

What is the average Tishler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tishler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tishler in 1963 was 68, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tishler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tishler 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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