Riehl Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from a place named Riehl or Rühle. altered form of the personal name Rühle, a pet form of Rudolf.

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

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Riehl Family Origin

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Riehl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riehl. A less common occupation for the Riehl family was Tailor. The most common Riehl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Riehl's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Riehl | Data not to scale

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Riehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Riehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Riehl in 1945 was 64, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riehl

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