Timler Family History

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Timler Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Timmler, a variant of Thümmler, from either tumel ‘loud noise’ or an agent derivative Middle High German tumelen ‘to lark about’, as a nickname for a restless, lively person; or alternatively from Middle Low German tumeler ‘tightrope walker’, ‘tumbler’.

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

Similar surnames: Dimler, Simler, Demler, Tiller, Tisler, Imler, Tingler, Gigler

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Timler Family Origin

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Timler Family Occupations

What did your Timler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Timler occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Timler's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Cooper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timler. A less common occupation for the Timler family was Laborer.

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  • Keeping House

  • Cooper

  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Timler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Timler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 927 census records available for the last name Timler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timler 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 139 immigration records available for the last name Timler. 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 250 military records available for the last name Timler. For the veterans among your Timler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timler Life Expectancy

What is the average Timler lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Timler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Timler in 1965 was 76, and 26 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timler 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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