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Wehler Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the places mentioned at Wehle 1, or from any of several places named Wehl, for example near Neuss and near Hannover.

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

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Wehler Family Origin

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Wehler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Retail Grocer

    7%
  • Retired Farmer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Wehler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Wehler's were Farmers. Farmer, Retail Grocer and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wehler. A less common occupation for the Wehler family was Blacksmith.

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Wehler Historical Records

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Wehler Life Expectancy

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Famous Wehler Family

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