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Medler Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): habitational name from Madehurst in Sussex, which gets its name from Old English m?d ‘meadow’ (see Mead 1) + hyrst ‘wooded hill’. This place name appears in 12th-century records in the Normanized form Medl(i)ers. The surname is found in Norfolk as early as the 13th century in the form de Medlers; the landowning family that bore it was in vassalage to the Earl of Surrey, who had large estates in both Sussex and Norfolk.

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


Similar surnames: Medley, Madler, Meller, Medlar, Mele, Meiser, Reder, Redler, Medved

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Medler Family Origin

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Medler Family Occupations

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  • Lab

    26%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Brick & Tile Maker

    4%
  • Broom Tyer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Medler occupation in the UK was Lab. 26% of Medler's were Labs. A less common occupation for the Medler family was Broom Tyer. Lab, Agricultural Labourer and Brick & Tile Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Medler.

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Medler Historical Records

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Medler Life Expectancy

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