Theel Name Meaning

North German: from a Low German pet form of the personal name Dietrich. Possibly an altered spelling of German Thiel.

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

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Theel Family Origin

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Theel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Pastor

    13%

In 1880, the most common Theel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Theel's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Theel. A less common occupation for the Theel family was Pastor.

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Theel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Theel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Theel in 1951 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Theel

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