Pirkl Family History

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Pirkl Name Meaning

topographic name from a diminutive of Middle High German birche ‘birch’. See Birke 2. from a short form of a personal name formed with Old High German bero ‘bear’.

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


Similar surnames: Park, Perl, Perko, Piel, Pick, Pink, Zirkel, Pill, Birk, Birkel

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Pirkl Family Origin

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Pirkl Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pirkl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Pirkl's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Pirkl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pirkl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pirkl 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 Pirkl. 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 Pirkl. For the veterans among your Pirkl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pirkl Life Expectancy

What is the average Pirkl lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Pirkl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pirkl in 1959 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pirkl 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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