Pahls Family History

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Pahls Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Pahl.

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


Similar surnames: Wahls, Pauls, Pals, Pahl, Bahls, Ahles, Poehls, Pagels, Jahns, Rahlf

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Pahls Family Origin

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Pahls Family Occupations

What did your Pahls ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pahls family was Farmer. The most common Pahls occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Pahls's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Cigar Factory were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pahls.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Cigar Factory

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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

Pahls Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pahls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pahls census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pahls. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pahls. For the veterans among your Pahls ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pahls Life Expectancy

What is the average Pahls lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Pahls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Pahls in 1964 was 75, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pahls

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pahls 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.

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