Peeler History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Peeler family
The surname Peeler was first found in Silesia, where the name became noted for its many branches within the region, each house acquiring a status and influence which was envied by the princes of the region. In their later history the name became a power unto themselves and were elevated to the ranks of nobility as they grew into a most influential family. The name may originate from (or have lent itelf to) the town Bielau in Silesia and Bielen in Thuringia.
Early History of the Peeler family
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Peeler Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Biehler, Bieler, Beihler, Bielert (eastern regions), Beiler, Beiller, Bihler, Bielau, Bielen, Beeler and many more.
Early Notables of the Peeler family (pre 1700)
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In the United States, the name Peeler is the 4,486th most popular surname with an estimated 7,461 people with that name. 
Peeler migration to the United States +
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Peeler Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- J Peeler, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1849 
Contemporary Notables of the name Peeler (post 1700) +
- Bob Peeler, American politician, 86th Lieutenant Governor of South Carolina
- Harvey S. Peeler Jr., American Republican member of the South Carolina Senate
- Nicole D. Peeler (b. 1978), American author
- Anthony Eugene Peeler (b. 1969), retired American professional basketball player
- James A. Peeler Jr., American Democratic Party politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1948 
- Mrs. Floy Peeler, American Democratic Party politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1940 
- Walter "Wally" Peeler (1887-1968), Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross
Related Stories +
- ^ https://namecensus.com/most_common_surnames.htm
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, November 4) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html