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Wiele Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name from a place named with an old water word, wil, as for example Wiehl in North Rhine-Westphalia or Wielen in Lower Saxony and Schleswig Holstein.

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


Similar surnames: Wieler, Wiehe, Hille, Wiese, Willey, Wire, Wege, Wiest, Lile, Wigle

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Wiele Family Origin

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Wiele Family Occupations

What did your Wiele ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wiele family was Pocket Book Maker. Farmer, Brewer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wiele. The most common Wiele occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wiele's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Brewer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Pocket Book Maker

    17%

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

Wiele Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wiele. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wiele 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Wiele. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wiele. For the veterans among your Wiele ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wiele Life Expectancy

What is the average Wiele lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Wiele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Wiele in 1968 was 77, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiele

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wiele 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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