Voehl Family History

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Voehl Name Meaning

German: variant of Föhl, Alemannic dialect variant of Feil 2.

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

Similar surnames: Koehl, Goehl, Boehl, Woehl, Fohl, Veil, Fehl, Piehl, Oehm, Reehl

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Voehl Family Origin

Where is the Voehl family from?

Voehl Family Occupations

What did your Voehl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voehl family was Farmer. The most common Voehl occupation in the USA was Baker. 20% of Voehl's were Bakers. Baker, Bakery and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voehl.

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  • Baker

  • Bakery

  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer


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

Voehl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Voehl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Voehl 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 147 immigration records available for the last name Voehl. 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 306 military records available for the last name Voehl. For the veterans among your Voehl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Voehl Life Expectancy

What is the average Voehl lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Voehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Voehl in 1964 was 75, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voehl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Voehl 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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