Yehle Family History

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Yehle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jehle.

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

Similar surnames: Yehl, Yelle, Yagle, Yeagle, Yeske, Eble, Mahle, Yegge, Nelle, Gehle

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Yehle Family Origin

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Yehle Family Occupations

What did your Yehle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher, Farmer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yehle. A less common occupation for the Yehle family was Baker. The most common Yehle occupation in the USA was Butcher. 24% of Yehle's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Farmer

  • At Home

  • Baker


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

Yehle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yehle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yehle 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 152 immigration records available for the last name Yehle. 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 440 military records available for the last name Yehle. For the veterans among your Yehle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yehle Life Expectancy

What is the average Yehle lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Yehle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Yehle in 1951 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yehle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yehle 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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