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Singler Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English sengler syngler ‘single unmarried’ perhaps also ‘living alone solitary’ (Old French sengler seingler). Compare Single . German: topographic name for a valley dweller from a diminutive of Middle High German senke ‘valley’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. German: habitational name for someone from Singeln near Waldshut. German: variant of Sing

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

Similar surnames: Tingler, Zingler, Single, Singer, Dingle, Ringler, Shingler, Winger

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Where is the Singler family from?

You can see how Singler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Singler family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Singler families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 6 Singler families living in Glamorgan. This was about 26% of all the recorded Singler's in United Kingdom. Glamorgan had the highest population of Singler families in 1891.
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What did your Singler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Singler. 100% of Singler 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
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Singler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Singler 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 566 immigration records available for the last name Singler. 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 835 military records available for the last name Singler. For the veterans among your Singler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Singler lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Singler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Singler in 1952 was 67, and 79 in 2004.

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