Sahl Name Meaning

German: variant of Saal.

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


Similar surnames: Sehl, Sahs, Rahl, Ahl, Fahl, Vahl, Saul, Suhl, Dahl, Pahl

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Sahl Family Origin

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Sahl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Barber

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

In 1880, the most common Sahl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Sahl's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sahl. A less common occupation for the Sahl family was Carpenter.

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Sahl Historical Records

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Sahl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Sahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sahl in 1958 was 67, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sahl

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