Wehler Family History

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Wehler Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the places mentioned at Wehle 1, or from any of several places named Wehl, for example near Neuss and near Hannover.

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

Similar surnames: Wehle, Wehrer, Weiler, Behler, Fehler, Wahler, Weller, Dehler

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Wehler Family Origin

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Wehler Family Occupations

What did your Wehler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Shop Assistant was the top reported job for people in the UK named Wehler.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Shop Assistant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Wehler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wehler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wehler 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 377 immigration records available for the last name Wehler. 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 619 military records available for the last name Wehler. For the veterans among your Wehler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wehler Life Expectancy

What is the average Wehler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wehler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Wehler in 1963 was 80, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wehler 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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