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Wheeles Name Meaning

English: origin uncertain. Perhaps a variant of Wheeless, or of Wheels, from Old English hweol ‘wheel’, and so a topographic name for someone who lived near a waterwheel, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of one.

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


Similar surnames: Wheeler, Wheeley, Hegler, Wheeless, Whiles, Wheeldon, Helle, Eales

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Wheeles Family Origin

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Wheeles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Mitlon Ware Maker

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wheeles. The most common Wheeles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wheeles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wheeles family was Mitlon Ware Maker.

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Wheeles Life Expectancy

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