Weisler Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Weisler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a painter or plasterer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German wize(l)n ‘to whitewash’, ‘to make white’. Compare Weisser.

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


Similar surnames: Weisner, Weisser, Geisler, Keisler, Zeisler, Reisler, Weiser, Wessler

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Weisler Family Origin

Where is the Weisler family from?

Weisler Family Occupations

What did your Weisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brewer Hand and Brushmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weisler. The most common Weisler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Weisler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Weisler family was Carpenter.

View Census data for Weisler | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    28%
  • Brewer Hand

    6%
  • Brushmaker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Weisler Historical Records

What Weisler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weisler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weisler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Weisler

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Weisler. 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.

View all Weisler immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Weisler. For the veterans among your Weisler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Weisler military records

You've only scratched the surface of Weisler family history.

Weisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisler lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Weisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Weisler in 1944 was 39, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weisler 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.

Famous Weisler Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Look up another name