Quehl Family History

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Quehl Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Buehl, Zuehl, Muehl, Ruehl, Kuehl, Kuhl, Juhl, Kiehl, Gehl, Kuehn

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Quehl Family Origin

Where is the Quehl family from?

Quehl Family Occupations

What did your Quehl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Book Keeper, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Quehl. The most common Quehl occupation in the USA was Book Keeper. 25% of Quehl's were Book Keepers. A less common occupation for the Quehl family was Conductor.

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  • Book Keeper

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter

  • Conductor


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

Quehl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Quehl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Quehl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Quehl

Passenger List

There are 165 immigration records available for the last name Quehl. 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 590 military records available for the last name Quehl. For the veterans among your Quehl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Quehl Life Expectancy

What is the average Quehl lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Quehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Quehl in 1962 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Quehl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Quehl 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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