Wiehl Name Meaning

Southwestern German: topographic name from Middle High German wuol(lache) ‘drain hole’. habitational name from a place near Cologne named Wiehl.

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


Similar surnames: Biehl, Kiehl, Wiehe, Riehl, Riehm, Mehl, Wied, Wien, Hehl, Wiese

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Wiehl Family Origin

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Wiehl Family Occupations

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  • Clock & Watch Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Wiehl occupation in the UK was Clock & Watch Maker. 100% of Wiehl's were Clock & Watch Makers.

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Wiehl Historical Records

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Wiehl Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Wiehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Wiehl in 1959 was 53, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiehl

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