Hemler Family History

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Hemler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a castrator of rams, from Middle High German hamel ‘ram’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Kemler, Semler, Demler, Heller, Hegler, Hammer, Heiler, Dimler, Heier

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Hemler Family Origin

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Hemler Family Occupations

What did your Hemler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hemler. 16% of Hemler men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Hemler women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hemler were Mechanic and Paster

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Packer
  • None
  • Paster

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

Hemler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hemler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hemler 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Hemler. 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 526 military records available for the last name Hemler. For the veterans among your Hemler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hemler Life Expectancy

What is the average Hemler lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hemler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Hemler in 1950 was 23, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hemler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hemler 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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