Wiler Family History

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Wiler Name Meaning

English: variant of Wheeler. Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Weiler.

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


Similar surnames: Wyler, Wile, Winer, Filer, Siler, Wiser, Hiler, Hiner, Iler, Wisler

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Wiler Family Origin

Where is the Wiler family from?

Wiler Family Occupations

What did your Wiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiler family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiler. The most common Wiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Wiler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Wiler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Wiler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiler 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 Wiler

Passenger List

There are 705 immigration records available for the last name Wiler. 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 Wiler. For the veterans among your Wiler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiler lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Wiler in 1956 was 31, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiler 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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