Dekle Family History

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Dekle Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Deckel (see Deckelman).

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

Similar surnames: Duble, Weikle, Nelle, Doble, Deeble, Delle, Keele, Yehle, Deale

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Dekle Family Origin

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Dekle Family Occupations

What did your Dekle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dekle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Dekle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dekle family was Carpenter. Farmer, Works In Saw Mill and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dekle.

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  • Farmer

  • Works In Saw Mill

  • Works On Farm

  • Carpenter


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

Dekle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dekle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dekle 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 224 immigration records available for the last name Dekle. 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 Dekle. For the veterans among your Dekle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dekle Life Expectancy

What is the average Dekle lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dekle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dekle in 1952 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dekle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dekle 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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