Halle Family History

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Halle Name Meaning

German: variant of Hall. French (also Hallé): topographic name from Old French halle, ‘covered market’, from halla ‘covered room’. Dutch and Belgian (van Halle): habitational name from places in Belgium named Halle (Brabant, Antwerp), Hal in North Brabant, or Hall and Halle in Gelderland. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Halle, in Saxony, Germany.

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

Similar surnames: Hall, Hale, Hille, Halla, Harle, Hallen, Holle, Helle, Halse, Valle

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Halle Family Origin

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Halle Family Occupations

What did your Halle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Halle occupation in the UK was Artist Painter. 10% of Halle's were Artist Painters. A less common occupation for the Halle family was Ironmonger. Artist Painter, Boiler Maker and Gentleman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halle.

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  • Artist Painter

  • Boiler Maker

  • Gentleman

  • Ironmonger


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

Halle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Halle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halle 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Halle. 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 17,000 military records available for the last name Halle. For the veterans among your Halle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halle Life Expectancy

What is the average Halle lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Halle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Halle in 1956 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halle 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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