Feiler Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Feiler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a filemaker, from Feil + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Pfeiler, Keiler, Filer, Seiler, Heiler, Zeiler, Feller, Beiler

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Feiler Family Origin

Where is the Feiler family from?

Feiler Family Occupations

What did your Feiler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dental Surgeon and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Feiler. 34% of Feiler men worked as a Dental Surgeon and 20% of Feiler women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Feiler were Private Means (german Refug and Housekeeper

View Census data for Feiler | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dental Surgeon
  • Jewellers Assistant
  • Private Means (german Refug

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Commercial Travellers Gloves Hosiery (refugee
  • Fried Fish Caterer
  • Housekeeper

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

Feiler Historical Records

What Feiler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Feiler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feiler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Feiler

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Feiler. 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.

View all Feiler immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Feiler. For the veterans among your Feiler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Feiler military records

You've only scratched the surface of Feiler family history.

Feiler Life Expectancy

What is the average Feiler lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Feiler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Feiler in 1949 was 24, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feiler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feiler 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.

Famous Feiler Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name