Emler Family History

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Emler Name Meaning

from the Germanic personal name Amalhari, composed of the elements amal ‘strength’, ‘vigor’ + hari, heri ‘army’. possibly a variant spelling of Emmler, a habitational name for someone from Emmeln in northwestern Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Emley, Eller, Omer, Demler, Exler, Imler, Emmert, Hegler, Emmer, Eger

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Emler Family Origin

Where is the Emler family from?

Emler Family Occupations

What did your Emler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Emler occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk. 50% of Emler's were Commercial Clerks. Commercial Clerk and Watchmaker Master 2 Men were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Emler.

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  • Commercial Clerk

  • Watchmaker Master 2 Men


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

Emler Historical Records

What Emler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Emler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Emler 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 407 immigration records available for the last name Emler. 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 748 military records available for the last name Emler. For the veterans among your Emler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Emler Life Expectancy

What is the average Emler lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Emler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Emler in 1947 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Emler 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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