Dahle Family History

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Dahle Name Meaning

Norwegian: spelling variant of Dale. German: habitational name from any of various places in Germany named Dahle (see Dahl).

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


Similar surnames: Dahlen, Dahl, Dale, Dahlem, Dahler, Mahle, Bohle, Halle, Wahle, Balle

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Dahle Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Dahle name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Dahle. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    46%

  • Norway

    16%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    12%

  • Germanic Europe

    10%

  • Sweden

    7%

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Dahle Family Origin

Where is the Dahle family from?

Dahle Family Occupations

What did your Dahle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dahle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dahle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dahle family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahle.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dahle ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dahle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Dahle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dahle 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Dahle. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dahle. For the veterans among your Dahle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dahle Life Expectancy

What is the average Dahle lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dahle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dahle in 1961 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dahle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dahle 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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