Garl Family History

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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

What did your Garl ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Garl.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Garl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Garl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garl 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 331 immigration records available for the last name Garl. 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 Garl. For the veterans among your Garl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garl Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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