Foell Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Volker. variant of Feld.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Foell Family Origin

Where is the Foell family from?

SHOW MORE

Foell Family Occupations

What did your Foell ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Foell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Baker

    7%

In 1880, the most common Foell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Foell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Foell family was Baker. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foell.

Source: Census data for Foell | Data not to scale

Foell Historical Records

What Foell family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Foell ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Foell

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Foell Life Expectancy

What is the average Foell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Foell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Foell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Foell in 1962 was 83, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foell

Famous Foell Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name