Wahle Family History

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Wahle Name Meaning

variant of Wahl. habitational name from Wahle near Braunschweig. This surname is also established in Sweden.

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

Similar surnames: Wahlen, Wahler, Wahl, Walle, Wehle, Dahle, Wagle, Wale, Pohle, Halle

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Wahle Family Origin

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Wahle Family Occupations

What did your Wahle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Musician and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wahle. The most common Wahle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Wahle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wahle family was Boot Makers.

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  • Farmer

  • Musician

  • Bar Keeper

  • Boot Makers


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Wahle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wahle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wahle 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 950 immigration records available for the last name Wahle. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Wahle. For the veterans among your Wahle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wahle Life Expectancy

What is the average Wahle lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Wahle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wahle in 1954 was 58, and 72 in 2004.

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