Wygle Family History

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Wygle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Weigel.

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

Similar surnames: Wykle, Wigle, Wikle, Wible, Weagle, Nagle, Yagle, Cagle, Walle, Wile

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Wygle Family Origin

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Wygle Family Occupations

What did your Wygle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wygle. A less common occupation for the Wygle family was Clergyman. The most common Wygle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Wygle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Butcher

  • Clergyman


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

Wygle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wygle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wygle 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 70 immigration records available for the last name Wygle. 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 233 military records available for the last name Wygle. For the veterans among your Wygle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wygle Life Expectancy

What is the average Wygle lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Wygle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Wygle in 1964 was 64, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wygle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wygle 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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