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Wappler Name Meaning

South German: occupational name, from Middle High German waepener ‘man bearing arms’ (in the service of a town), ‘shield bearer’, ‘young knight’ (in the service of a knight).

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


Similar surnames: Weppler, Kappler, Wapner, Eppler, Waller, Kapper, Tapper, Peppler

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Wappler Family Origin

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Wappler Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Beer Brewer

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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

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Wappler Historical Records

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Wappler Life Expectancy

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