Meckler Family History

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Meckler Name Meaning

North German and Jewish: occupational name for a broker or middleman, Middle Low German mekeler (from Middle Low German maken ‘to make’) and Yiddish mekler.

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

Similar surnames: Mechler, Mackler, Beckler, Heckler, Seckler, Muckler, Keckler

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Meckler Family Origin

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Meckler Family Occupations

What did your Meckler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ladies Tailoring Presser and Gents Tailoring Felling Hand were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Meckler. 50% of Meckler men worked as a Ladies Tailoring Presser and 50% of Meckler women worked as a Gents Tailoring Felling Hand. Some less common occupations for Americans named Meckler were Retired Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Ladies Tailoring Presser
  • Retired Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Gents Tailoring Felling Hand
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Meckler Historical Records

What Meckler family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Meckler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meckler 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 668 immigration records available for the last name Meckler. 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 513 military records available for the last name Meckler. For the veterans among your Meckler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meckler Life Expectancy

What is the average Meckler lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Meckler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Meckler in 1964 was 63, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meckler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meckler 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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