Plyler Family History

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Plyler Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of South German Pleuler, a variant of Bleiler (of which this could also be a respelling), an agent derivative from Middle High German bliuwel ‘pounding mill’. Compare Pliler.

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


Similar surnames: Pliler, Plumer, Blyler, Plier, Gayler, Pegler, Payer, Planer, Plager

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Plyler Family Origin

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Plyler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Plyler family was Keeps House. The most common Plyler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Plyler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plyler.

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Plyler Historical Records

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Plyler Life Expectancy

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