Whelchel Family History

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Whelchel Name Meaning

Dutch or North German: unexplained.

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

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Whelchel Family Origin

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Whelchel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    74%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whelchel family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whelchel. The most common Whelchel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Whelchel's were Farmers.

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Whelchel Historical Records

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Whelchel Life Expectancy

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