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Zahler Name Meaning

German (Zähler) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an agent derivative of German zahlen ‘to count’, Middle High German zalen, hence an occupational name for someone who kept count, i.e. a tallyman or clerk; also, for German, a nickname for a debtor. German: from a reduced form of zagel (see Zahl), which also appears as a field name and hence a topographic name.

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

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Zahler Family Origin

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Zahler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Beer Brewer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Beer Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zahler. The most common Zahler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Zahler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zahler family was Carpenter.

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Zahler Historical Records

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Zahler Life Expectancy

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