Spuhler Family History

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Spuhler Name Meaning

from Middle High German spuole ‘bobbin’, ‘shuttle’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a wood turner who made spools. metonymic occupational name for a scribe, from Middle High German spuol ‘quill’.

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

Similar surnames: Stuhler, Spiller, Speller, Stahler, Spieler, Staller, Stohler

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Spuhler Family Origin

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Spuhler Family Occupations

What did your Spuhler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spuhler. The most common Spuhler occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 13% of Spuhler's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Spuhler family was Machinist.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Machinist


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

Spuhler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Spuhler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Spuhler 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 521 immigration records available for the last name Spuhler. 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 783 military records available for the last name Spuhler. For the veterans among your Spuhler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Spuhler Life Expectancy

What is the average Spuhler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Spuhler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Spuhler in 1953 was 69, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spuhler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Spuhler 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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