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Jiegler Family History

Jiegler Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ziegler, Riegler, Biegler, Siegler, Bieler, Jaeger, Singler, Hegler

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Where is the Jiegler family from?

You can see how Jiegler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jiegler family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Jiegler family living in Ohio. This was 100% of all the recorded Jiegler's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Jiegler families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jiegler surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jiegler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Jiegler. 43% of Jiegler men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    43%
  • Barber
    29%
  • Labor
    29%
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Census Records

There are 306 census records available for the last name Jiegler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jiegler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 17 immigration records available for the last name Jiegler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 8 military records available for the last name Jiegler. For the veterans among your Jiegler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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