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Ziegler Surname Origin
(Origin Bavarian German) An occupational surname meaning a tile maker or a brickmaker from the German word 'ziegel' meaning brick.
Surname Variations: Zeigler, Ziegler, Zieglauer, Zigler
Ziegler Surname Meaning and Family Facts
There is more to Ziegler family history than the origin of your surname:
A Ziegler Family History Thought:
'Not to know what happened before we were born is to remain perpetually a child. For what is the worth of a human life unless it is woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history' -- Cicero