Behle Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named in Silesia. variant of Behlen, recorded in early documentation as Bele(n).

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

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Behle Family Origin

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Behle Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Express Driver

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1880, Carpenter, Coal Miner and Express Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behle. The most common Behle occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 10% of Behle's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Behle family was Farmer.

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Behle Historical Records

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Behle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Behle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Behle in 1949 was 42, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behle

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