Vogelpohl Family History

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Vogelpohl Name Meaning

North German: topographic name from Middle Low German vogel ‘bird’ + pohl ‘pool’, ‘pond’.

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


Similar surnames: Vogel, Hudepohl, Vogelman, Vorpahl, Voge, Roelofs, Gehl, Gell

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Vogelpohl Family Origin

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Vogelpohl Family Occupations

What did your Vogelpohl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vogelpohl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Vogelpohl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vogelpohl family was Carpenter. Farmer, Baker and Brick Molder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vogelpohl.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Baker

    7%
  • Brick Molder

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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

Vogelpohl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Vogelpohl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vogelpohl 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Vogelpohl. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Vogelpohl. For the veterans among your Vogelpohl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vogelpohl Life Expectancy

What is the average Vogelpohl lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Vogelpohl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Vogelpohl in 1960 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vogelpohl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vogelpohl 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.

Famous Vogelpohl Family

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