Wisler Family History

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Wisler Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Wissler (see Wechsler).

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

Similar surnames: Wissler, Gisler, Wiser, Risler, Disler, Wesler, Wisner, Eisler, Isler

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Wisler Family Origin

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Wisler Family Occupations

What did your Wisler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wisler family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisler. The most common Wisler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Wisler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Wisler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Wisler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wisler 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 418 immigration records available for the last name Wisler. 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 Wisler. For the veterans among your Wisler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wisler Life Expectancy

What is the average Wisler lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Wisler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Wisler in 1955 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wisler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wisler 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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