Diehl Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Diel, Tiel, from Thilo, a pet form of a personal name beginning with Diet-, as for example Dietrich.

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


Similar surnames: Dietl, Kiehl, Riehl, Gehl, Wiehl, Biehl, Hehl, Kiehn, Dies, Zuehl

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Diehl Family Origin

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Diehl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • At School

    16%
  • School

    12%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Diehl family was School. The most common Diehl occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Diehl's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and At School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Diehl.

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Diehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Diehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Diehl in 1945 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diehl

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