Ehly Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Ehle.

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


Similar surnames: Ehli, Egly, Ehl, Emily, Ekey, Gehle, Yehl, Ealy, Eby, Ely

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Ehly Family Origin

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Ehly Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • R.R. Laborer

    15%
  • Baker

    8%

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In 1880, laborer, Farmer and R.R. Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehly. The most common Ehly occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Ehly's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Ehly family was Baker.

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Ehly Historical Records

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Ehly Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ehly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ehly in 1962 was 78, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ehly

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