Exler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Öchsler, from Middle High German ochse ‘ox’ + diminutive suffix -l + -er suffix denoting human agency; an occupational name for someone who tended cattle or for a cattle dealer, or a nickname for a farmer who used oxen for plowing.

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


Similar surnames: Erler, Esler, Euler, Eller, Exley, Hegler, Zeiler, Eyler, Hemler

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Exler Family Origin

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Exler Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    50%
  • Gardener Domestic Servant

    25%
  • Head Gardener Serv

    25%

In 1881, Bricklayer and Gardener Domestic Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Exler. The most common Exler occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 50% of Exler's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Exler family was Head Gardener Serv.

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Exler Historical Records

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Exler Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Exler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Exler in 1945 was 43, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Exler

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