Poehlmann Family History

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Poehlmann Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a muddy pool, from Middle Low German pol ‘(muddy) pool’ (see Poehler).

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


Similar surnames: Poelman, Bohlmann, Moehlman, Rehmann, Ohlmann, Hellmann, Ohmann

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Poehlmann Family Origin

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Poehlmann Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Lithographer

    17%
  • Retail Grocer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Poehlmann occupation in the USA was Baker. 17% of Poehlmann's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Poehlmann family was Retail Grocer. Baker, Laborer and Lithographer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poehlmann.

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Poehlmann Historical Records

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Poehlmann Life Expectancy

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