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Zeiler Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from Middle High German zile ‘row of houses’, ‘alley’, or zil ‘thorn bush’, the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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

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Zeiler Family Origin

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Zeiler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    5%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zeiler family was Cigar Manufacturer. The most common Zeiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Zeiler's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeiler.

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Zeiler Historical Records

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Zeiler Life Expectancy

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