Wagler Family History

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Wagler Name Meaning

German: variant of Wagner.

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

Similar surnames: Wangler, Wagener, Nagler, Waller, Wagley, Wagner, Wager, Wahler

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Wagler Family Origin

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Wagler Family Occupations

What did your Wagler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wagler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Wagler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wagler family was Painter. Farmer, Coal Miner and Ditcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagler.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Ditcher

  • Painter


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

Wagler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wagler Life Expectancy

What is the average Wagler lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Wagler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Wagler in 1960 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wagler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wagler 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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