Garl Name Meaning

German: probably a northern variant of Gerl, a topographic name from a field named with girlet ‘alder stand or copse’. English: variant of Garle, a nickname from Middle English girle, garle ‘child’.

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


Similar surnames: Gall, Carl, Gerl, Gard, Gail, Earl, Gal, Garb, Garr, Gaul

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Garl Family Origin

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Garl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Labor

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garl. A less common occupation for the Garl family was Labor. The most common Garl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Garl's were Farmers.

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Garl Historical Records

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Garl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Garl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Garl in 1957 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garl

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