Pofahl Family History

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Pofahl Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): variant of Pufahl.

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


Similar surnames: Pufahl, Pfahl, Pfohl, Pohl, Kufahl, Gohl, Nohl, Pohle, Porch, Sahl

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Pofahl Family Origin

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Pofahl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer-Carpenter

    17%
  • Works In Reaper Shop

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farmer-Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pofahl. The most common Pofahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pofahl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pofahl family was Works In Reaper Shop.

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Pofahl Historical Records

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Pofahl Life Expectancy

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