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Wurl Name Meaning

German: variant of Wörl (see Worl).

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


Similar surnames: Worl, Wurz, Kurle, Huml, Wurm, Garl, Kuri, Wall, Wurth, Worm

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Wurl Family Origin

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Wurl Family Occupations

What did your Wurl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wurl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Wurl's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Brakeman Erie R. R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wurl. A less common occupation for the Wurl family was House Work.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Brakeman Erie R. R.

    6%
  • House Work

    6%

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

Wurl Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wurl Life Expectancy

What is the average Wurl lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wurl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Wurl in 1950 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wurl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wurl 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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