Behlen Family History

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Behlen Name Meaning

German: metronymic from Abele or Hebele, pet forms of the female personal name Elisabeth (see Elizabeth), the suffix -n being the (weak) genitive ending; thus ‘(husband or son) of Bele’.

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

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Behlen Family Origin

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Behlen Family Occupations

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  • Carriage Manufacturing

    10%
  • Cigar Man

    10%
  • Dress Maker

    10%
  • Farmer & Kid...

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Behlen family was Farmer & Kid.... Carriage Manufacturing, Cigar Man and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behlen. The most common Behlen occupation in the USA was Carriage Manufacturing. 10% of Behlen's were Carriage Manufacturings.

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Behlen Life Expectancy

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