Poeschel Family History

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Poeschel Name Meaning

German (Bavarian) (also Pöschel): variant spelling of Poeschl.

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

Similar surnames: Poeschl, Pueschel, Loescher, Loesche, Pletcher, Peschel, Goeckel

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Poeschel Family Origin

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Poeschel Family Occupations

What did your Poeschel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Poeschel. The most common Poeschel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Poeschel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Poeschel family was Florist.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Florist


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

Poeschel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 814 census records available for the last name Poeschel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poeschel 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 180 immigration records available for the last name Poeschel. 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 463 military records available for the last name Poeschel. For the veterans among your Poeschel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poeschel Life Expectancy

What is the average Poeschel lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Poeschel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Poeschel in 1961 was 64, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poeschel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poeschel 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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