Wikle Family History

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Wikle Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Weikel, a variant of Weigel.

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


Similar surnames: Wigle, Wykle, Wikel, Weikle, Wible, Wile, Hinkle, Pirkle, Ike

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Wikle Family Origin

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Wikle Family Occupations

What did your Wikle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wikle. A less common occupation for the Wikle family was Farm Laborer. The most common Wikle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Wikle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Wikle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Wikle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wikle 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 155 immigration records available for the last name Wikle. 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 759 military records available for the last name Wikle. For the veterans among your Wikle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wikle Life Expectancy

What is the average Wikle lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Wikle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Wikle in 1956 was 63, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wikle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wikle 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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