Bohl Name Meaning

North German: from the Germanic personal name Baldo, a short form of the various compound names with the first element bald ‘bold’. North German: habitational name from either of two places called Bohl, near Düren and Cologne. North German: variant of Bohle. Swedish: of German origin.

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

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Bohl Family Origin

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Bohl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Bohl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Bohl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bohl family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohl.

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Bohl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Bohl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bohl in 1953 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohl

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