Dehl Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Dehl Family Origin

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Dehl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dehl family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dehl. The most common Dehl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Dehl's were Farmers.

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Dehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Dehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dehl in 1963 was 77, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dehl

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