Goehl Name Meaning

Eastern German (Göhl): variant of Gohl.

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


Similar surnames: Woehl, Gohl, Voehl, Koehl, Gehl, Boehl, Gell, Kiehl, Hoehl, Guhl

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Goehl Family Origin

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Goehl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Machinist

    20%

In 1880, the most common Goehl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Goehl's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goehl. A less common occupation for the Goehl family was Machinist.

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Goehl Historical Records

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Goehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Goehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Goehl in 1955 was 32, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goehl

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