Candler Family History

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Candler Name Meaning

English: variant of Chandler. German: variant spelling of Kandler.

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

Similar surnames: Cansler, Chandley, Cadle, Handler, Sandler, Casler, Wandler, Chandler

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Candler Family Origin

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Candler Family Occupations

What did your Candler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Candler. 3% of Candler men worked as a General Labourer and 52% of Candler women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Candler were Farm Labourer and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Carpenter
  • Farm Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Incapacitated

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Candler Historical Records

What Candler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Candler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Candler 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Candler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Candler. For the veterans among your Candler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Candler Life Expectancy

What is the average Candler lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Candler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Candler in 1946 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Candler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Candler 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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