Bohl Family History
Bohl Name Meaning
North German and Swedish (of German origin): from the ancient Germanic personal name Baldo a short form of various compound names with the first element bald ‘bold’. This surname in any of the possible senses (see below) is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine). North German: habitational name from either of two places called Bohl near Düren and Cologne both in Rhineland. North German: variant of Bohle . German (Böhl): see Boehl .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press