Maul Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a deformed mouth, or for someone who made excessive use of the mouth in eating, drinking, or talking, from Middle High German mul ‘mouth’. German: possibly a nickname from Middle High German mul ‘mule’. English: from Mall, a medieval pet form of the female personal name Mary (see Marie 1).

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


Similar surnames: Aul, Mall, Madl, Saul, Maus, Baum, Lau, Mau, Faul, Paul

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Maul Family Origin

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Maul Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Maul family was Keeping House. The most common Maul occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Maul's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maul.

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Maul Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Maul life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Maul in 1941 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maul

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