Behl Family History

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Behl Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place in Holstein named Behl. Altered spelling of German Böhl (see Boehle). Indian: variant of Bahl.

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

Similar surnames: Bell, Berl, Biehl, Beal, Buehl, Kehl, Behel, Mehl, Bohl, Pehl

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Behl Family Origin

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Behl Family Occupations

What did your Behl ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Behl.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Behl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Behl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Behl 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 868 immigration records available for the last name Behl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Behl. For the veterans among your Behl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Behl Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Behl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Behl in 1958 was 51, and 89 in 2004.

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