Emswiler Family History

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Emswiler Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Emmersweiler, a habitational name from Emmersweiler, a place near St. Wedel on the French-German border, so named from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with amal ‘strength’, ‘vigor’ + Middle High German wiler ‘small village’, ‘single building’ (from medieval Latin villare, Latin villa ‘house’).

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


Similar surnames: Emler, Tutwiler, Essler, Enzweiler, Esler, Amsler, Emslie, Seiler

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Emswiler Family Origin

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Emswiler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpentry

    10%
  • Farme Hand

    10%
  • Gate Keeper

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Emswiler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Emswiler's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpentry and Farme Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emswiler. A less common occupation for the Emswiler family was Gate Keeper.

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Emswiler Life Expectancy

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