Fistler Family History

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Fistler Name Meaning

German: variant of Fieseler, or a nickname for a person prone to boils, from Middle High German fistel ‘boil’, ‘carbuncle’ (from Latin fistula).

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

Similar surnames: Mistler, Kistler, Sisler, Fisler, Fessler, Bitler, Feister, Fieseler

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Fistler Family Origin

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Fistler Family Occupations

What did your Fistler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Common Laborer, Printer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fistler. The most common Fistler occupation in the USA was Common Laborer. 25% of Fistler's were Common Laborers. A less common occupation for the Fistler family was Teacher Of Com. School.

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  • Common Laborer

  • Printer

  • Tailor

  • Teacher Of Com. School


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

Fistler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fistler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fistler 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Fistler. 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 188 military records available for the last name Fistler. For the veterans among your Fistler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fistler Life Expectancy

What is the average Fistler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Fistler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Fistler in 1963 was 71, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fistler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fistler 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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