Poehls Family History

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Poehls Name Meaning

North German (also Pöhls): patronymic from a Holstein form of the personal name Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Boehle, Poel, Pehl, Roehrs, Boers, Goeres, Abels, Oehl, Nehls, Pels

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Poehls Family Origin

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Poehls Family Occupations

What did your Poehls ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Poehls occupation in the USA was Hotel Cook. 100% of Poehls's were Hotel Cooks.

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  • Hotel Cook

    100%

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Poehls Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Poehls Life Expectancy

What is the average Poehls lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Poehls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Poehls in 1963 was 61, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poehls 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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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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