Deihl Family History

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Deihl Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Diehl.

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

Similar surnames: Weihl, Deahl, Keil, Diel, Deal, Reehl, Gehl, Reihl, Bihl, Yehl

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Deihl Family Origin

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Deihl Family Occupations

What did your Deihl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Deihl family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deihl. The most common Deihl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Deihl's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Deihl ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Deihl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Deihl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deihl 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 Deihl. 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 Deihl. For the veterans among your Deihl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deihl Life Expectancy

What is the average Deihl lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Deihl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Deihl in 1960 was 42, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deihl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deihl ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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