Diehl Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Diel, Tiel, from Thilo, a pet form of a personal name beginning with Diet-, as for example Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Dietl, Kiehl, Riehl, Gehl, Wiehl, Biehl, Hehl, Kiehn, Dies, Zuehl

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Diehl Family Origin

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Diehl Family Occupations

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  • Commercial Clerk Commission Merchants

    14%
  • Composer & Professor Of Music

    14%
  • Greengrocer

    14%
  • Laundress

    14%

In 1881, the most common Diehl occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk Commission Merchants. 14% of Diehl's were Commercial Clerk Commission Merchantss. A less common occupation for the Diehl family was Laundress. Commercial Clerk Commission Merchants, Composer & Professor Of Music and Greengrocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diehl.

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Diehl Historical Records

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Diehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Diehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Diehl in 1945 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diehl

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