Thiele Family History

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Thiele Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Thiel 1.

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

Similar surnames: Thielke, Thielen, Thiel, Hille, Thoene, Thiede, Thelen, Thies, Theile

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Thiele Family Origin

Where is the Thiele family from?

Thiele Family Occupations

What did your Thiele ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Thiele occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Thiele's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thiele. A less common occupation for the Thiele family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Thiele Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Thiele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thiele 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Thiele. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Thiele. For the veterans among your Thiele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thiele Life Expectancy

What is the average Thiele lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Thiele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Thiele in 1951 was 28, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thiele

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thiele 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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