Juhl Name Meaning

Danish and Norwegian: nickname for someone who was born on Christmas Day or had some other connection with this time of year, from Old Norse jól. This was originally the name of a pagan midwinter festival, which was later appropriated by the Christian Church for celebration of the birth of Christ. German: in North Germany, an adoption of the Danish surname; elsewhere a nickname or topographic name from a Slavic stem gol ‘naked’, ‘barren’.

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

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Juhl Family Origin

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Juhl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Juhl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Juhl's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Juhl. A less common occupation for the Juhl family was Laborer.

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Juhl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Juhl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Juhl in 1948 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Juhl

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