Muhle Family History

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Muhle Name Meaning

German (Mühle) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German mül(e), German Mühle ‘mill’. This was normally a metonymic occupational name for a miller or mill worker, though it may sometimes have been no more than a topographic name for someone living near a mill. See also Mill. North German form of Maul 1, from Middle Low German mule.

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

Similar surnames: Muhl, Mule, Mehle, Kuhl, Mullen, Molle, Mahler, Puhl, Mahle, Bohle

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Muhle Family Origin

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Muhle Family Occupations

What did your Muhle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Muhle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Muhle's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Kpg Hs were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Muhle. A less common occupation for the Muhle family was Saddler.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Kpg Hs

  • Saddler


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

Muhle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Muhle Life Expectancy

What is the average Muhle lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Muhle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Muhle in 1956 was 48, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muhle 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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