Pole Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): variant of Paul or Pool. Americanized spelling of German Pohle or Pohl.

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

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Pole Family Origin

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Pole Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pole family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pole. The most common Pole occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Pole's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Pole | Data not to scale

Pole Historical Records

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Pole Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Pole life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Pole in 1963 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pole

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