Ihle Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by or owned a piece of land by the Ihle River, a tributary of the Elbe northeast of Magdeburg. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southeastern Norway named Ile, from Old Norse íla ‘well’, ‘spring’.

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


Similar surnames: Ohle, Hille, Idle, Hole, Mele, Ingle, Thue, Ohl, Ihde, Ilse

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Ihle Family Origin

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Ihle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Gardener

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Ihle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Ihle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ihle family was Keeping House. Farmer, Baker and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ihle.

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Ihle Historical Records

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Ihle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Ihle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Ihle in 1953 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ihle

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