Behel Name Meaning

Altered form of German Behl or Böhl (see Boehle).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Behl, Beel, Gehl, Nebel, Behe, Wefel, Bedel, Besel, Bethel, Benzel

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Behel Family Origin

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Behel Family Occupations

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  • Draughtsman

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeps House

    25%
  • Patent Agency

    25%

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In 1880, Draughtsman, Farmer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behel. The most common Behel occupation in the USA was Draughtsman. 25% of Behel's were Draughtsmans. A less common occupation for the Behel family was Patent Agency.

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Behel Historical Records

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Behel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Behel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Behel in 1958 was 49, and 50 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behel

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