Weissler Family History

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Weissler Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably a topographic name for someone who lived near the Vistula river, from Yiddish vaysl ‘Vistula’ + the Yiddish suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Weisser, Wissler, Ressler, Tessler, Meisler, Meissner, Wiesler

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Weissler Family Origin

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Weissler Family Occupations

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  • Beer Brewer

    20%
  • Cordwainer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Peddler

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Weissler occupation in the USA was Beer Brewer. 20% of Weissler's were Beer Brewers. Beer Brewer, Cordwainer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weissler. A less common occupation for the Weissler family was Peddler.

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Weissler Historical Records

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Weissler Life Expectancy

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