Biehle Family History

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Biehle Name Meaning

possibly a topographic name from Biel ‘sloping rock’, or a habitational name from any of several places called Bielau, in Silesia, or Biehla in eastern Germany, or Biele on the Oder river. (Westphalia) topographic name for someone who lived by a field that had the shape of a hatchet, from Middle Low German bil ‘hatchet’, ‘axe’.

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


Similar surnames: Biehl, Boehle, Bieler, Kiehl, Boehne, Behler, Behle, Wiehl, Boehler

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Biehle Family Origin

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Biehle Family Occupations

What did your Biehle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Biehle. The most common Biehle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Biehle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Biehle family was Keeps Saloon.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Keeps Saloon

    9%

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Biehle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Biehle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biehle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Biehle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Biehle. For the veterans among your Biehle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biehle Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Biehle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Biehle in 1956 was 39, and 72 in 2004.

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