Reichle Family History

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Reichle Name Meaning

variant of Reichel 1. (in the south) metonymic occupational name for a blacksmith, from the unrounded diminutive of Rauch ‘smoke’.

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

Similar surnames: Raichle, Reichl, Treible, Reischl, Reil, Treichler, Riche, Raible

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Reichle Family Origin

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Reichle Family Occupations

What did your Reichle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reichle. A less common occupation for the Reichle family was At Home. The most common Reichle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Reichle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • At Home


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

Reichle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Reichle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reichle 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Reichle. 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 Reichle. For the veterans among your Reichle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reichle Life Expectancy

What is the average Reichle lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Reichle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Reichle in 1941 was 30, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reichle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reichle 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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