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Umshler Family History

Umshler 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: Usher, Mahler, Amsler, Tishler, Mehler, Uhler, Utsler, Mohler

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Where is the Umshler family from?

You can see how Umshler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Umshler family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Umshler families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Umshler families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Umshler's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Umshler families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Umshler surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Umshler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Superintendent was the top reported job for people in the USA named Umshler. 100% of Umshler men worked as a Superintendent. .

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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

  • Superintendent
    100%
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Census Records

There are 73 census records available for the last name Umshler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Umshler 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Umshler. 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 110 military records available for the last name Umshler. For the veterans among your Umshler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Umshler lifespan?

Between 1974 and 1994, in the United States, Umshler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Umshler in 1974 was 63, and 75 in 1994.

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