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Mergler Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a marl pit, or occupational name for someone who sold marl for fertilizer or brick making, from German Mergel ‘marl’ (see Mergel 1) + the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Mergel, Hegler, Marler, Eggler, Berger, Erler, Legler, Pegler, Ferger

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Mergler Family Origin

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Mergler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Gilder

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Blacksmith Apprentice

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Gilder and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mergler. A less common occupation for the Mergler family was Blacksmith Apprentice. The most common Mergler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Mergler's were Farmers.

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Mergler Historical Records

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Mergler Life Expectancy

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