Pufahl Family History

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Pufahl Name Meaning

Eastern German (Mecklenburg, Pomerania): of uncertain origin. In northern Germany it may perhaps be from an onomatopoeic name of the hoopoe (Latin upupa), a variant of Puvogel; otherwise of Slavic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Pofahl, Kufahl, Pfahl, Puhl, Fail, Pusch, Pfab, Pfuhl, Pfohl, Zufall

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Pufahl Family Origin

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Pufahl Family Occupations

What did your Pufahl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pufahl family was Saloon Keeper. Labor, Laborer and Milk Dealer: Butcher; Works For A Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pufahl. The most common Pufahl occupation in the USA was Labor. 33% of Pufahl's were Labors.

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  • Labor

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Milk Dealer: Butcher; Works For A Carpenter

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    17%

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Pufahl Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pufahl Life Expectancy

What is the average Pufahl lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Pufahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Pufahl in 1960 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pufahl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pufahl 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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