Pheil Family History

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Pheil Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Pfeil.

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

Similar surnames: Theil, Peil, Theel, Theile, Keil, Peel, Pfeil, Shein, Heil, Theis

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Pheil Family Origin

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Pheil Family Occupations

What did your Pheil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pheil. The most common Pheil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Pheil's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pheil family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Farming


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

Pheil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Pheil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pheil 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 283 immigration records available for the last name Pheil. 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 251 military records available for the last name Pheil. For the veterans among your Pheil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pheil Life Expectancy

What is the average Pheil lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pheil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pheil in 1963 was 66, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pheil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pheil 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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