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Nadler Surname Meaning

German Jewish (Ashkenazic) and English (East Yorkshire): occupational name for a maker of needles from an agent derivative of Middle High German nādel(e) German Nadel ‘needle’; Middle English nedlere ‘needle-maker needle-seller’. Needles in the Middle Ages were comparatively coarse articles made from bone. In some cases especially as a Jewish name it may also be an occupational name for a tailor.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Sadler, Nader, Adler, Nagler, Gabler, Wadler, Galler, Kandler, Mahler

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Where is the Nadler family from?

You can see how Nadler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nadler family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Nadler families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 3 Nadler families living in Yorkshire. This was about 50% of all the recorded Nadler's in United Kingdom. Yorkshire had the highest population of Nadler families in 1891.
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What did your Nadler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Nadler. 100% of Nadler women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Nadler. For the veterans among your Nadler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nadler lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Nadler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nadler in 1948 was 35, and 86 in 2004.

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