Jehle Name Meaning

German: topographic or status name related to Old High German odal, uodal ‘inherited property’, ‘ancestral home’, or from a pet form (Udo, Udilo) of any of various Germanic personal names formed with this element, as for example Uodelrich, Ulrich.

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


Similar surnames: Wehle, Mehle, Hehl, Ehle, Gehl, Jelle, Helle, Oehl, Jenke, Nelle

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Jehle Family Origin

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Jehle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Tailor

    9%
  • Brewer

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jehle family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Tailor and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jehle. The most common Jehle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Jehle's were Farmers.

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Jehle Historical Records

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Jehle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Jehle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Jehle in 1945 was 67, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jehle

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