Foell Family History

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Foell Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Volker. variant of Feld.

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

Similar surnames: Doell, Gell, Poll, Fill, Hoell, Toll, Monell, Loll, Morell, Ebell

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Foell Family Origin

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Foell Family Occupations

What did your Foell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Foell family was Baker. The most common Foell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Foell's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Foell.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Keeping House

  • Baker


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

Foell Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Foell Life Expectancy

What is the average Foell lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Foell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Foell in 1962 was 83, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Foell 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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