Jehl Name Meaning

Variant of German Jehle.

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


Similar surnames: Yehl, Lehl, Kehl, Sehl, Behl, Jehn, Fehl, Veil, Juhl, Gehl

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Jehl Family Origin

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Jehl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Baker

    14%
  • R.R. Engineer

    14%
  • Cigar Mfg.

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jehl family was Cigar Mfg.. The most common Jehl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Jehl's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and R.R. Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jehl.

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Jehl Historical Records

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Jehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Jehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Jehl in 1955 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jehl

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