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Diethelm Name Meaning

South German: from the personal name Diethelm, composed of the elements theud ‘people’, ‘race’ + helm ‘helmet’, ‘protection’.

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


Similar surnames: Wilhelm, Dieter, Dietl, Dietzel, Dieterle, Dietzen, Diehl, Diesel

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Diethelm Family Origin

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Diethelm Family Occupations

What did your Diethelm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Chambermaid were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diethelm. The most common Diethelm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Diethelm's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Diethelm family was Works Plaining Mill.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Chambermaid

    14%
  • Works Plaining Mill

    14%

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

Diethelm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Diethelm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diethelm 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Diethelm. 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 Diethelm. For the veterans among your Diethelm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diethelm Life Expectancy

What is the average Diethelm lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Diethelm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Diethelm in 1957 was 47, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diethelm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diethelm 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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