Wehle Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places called Wehlen, for example near Hamburg or near Pirna. South German: from a pet form of the personal name Wahho.

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


Similar surnames: Mehle, Jehle, Wehler, Wehrle, Welle, Werle, Wehde, Ehle, Wege, Wahler

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Wehle Family Origin

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Wehle Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Lawyer

    10%
  • Boot & Shoe Dealer

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Merchant

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wehle family was Boot & Shoe Merchant. The most common Wehle occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 10% of Wehle's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Lawyer and Boot & Shoe Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehle.

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Wehle Historical Records

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Wehle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Wehle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Wehle in 1959 was 56, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wehle

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