Pohle Family History

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Pohle Name Meaning

Dutch and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Pohl 4. German: variant of Pohl 1. Eastern German: habitational name from Pohla near Bautzen.

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

Similar surnames: Pohl, Pohler, Bohle, Ohle, Poley, Poll, Pole, Pehlke, Ohl, Wehle

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Pohle Family Origin

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Pohle Family Occupations

What did your Pohle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pohle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Pohle's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pohle. A less common occupation for the Pohle family was Druggist.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Baker

  • Druggist


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

Pohle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Pohle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pohle 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Pohle. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Pohle. For the veterans among your Pohle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pohle Life Expectancy

What is the average Pohle lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Pohle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pohle in 1960 was 46, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pohle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pohle 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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