Behrle Family History

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Behrle Name Meaning

German (Württemberg): from a pet form of Behr. Altered spelling of Norwegian Berle, a habitational name from a farmstead in the county of Sogn og Fjordane, so named with Old Norse barð ‘rim’, ‘edge’.

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

Similar surnames: Buehrle, Berge, Behle, Ehrle, Wehrle, Bohle, Belle, Berke, Berl

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Behrle Family Origin

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Behrle Family Occupations

What did your Behrle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baker, Book Keeper and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behrle. The most common Behrle occupation in the USA was Baker. 9% of Behrle's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Behrle family was Clerk In Livery Stable.

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  • Baker

  • Book Keeper

  • Brewer

  • Clerk In Livery Stable


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Behrle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Behrle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Behrle 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 269 immigration records available for the last name Behrle. 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 647 military records available for the last name Behrle. For the veterans among your Behrle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Behrle Life Expectancy

What is the average Behrle lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Behrle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Behrle in 1947 was 37, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behrle

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