Puhl Family History

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Puhl Name Meaning

variant of Pohl 2. German: variant of Pfuhl, a topographic name for someone who lived by a swamp or pond, Middle High German phuol, or a habitational name from a place named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Kuhl, Pohl, Pfuhl, Guhl, Pehl, Buhl, Pahl, Uhl, Suhl, Juhl

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Puhl Family Origin

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Puhl Family Occupations

What did your Puhl ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Component general Enyry Foreman Fitter Worker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Puhl. 50% of Puhl men worked as an Aircraft Component general Enyry Foreman Fitter Worker and 75% of Puhl women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Puhl were Baker Confectioner and Shop Rupergeneral Stores

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Component general Enyry Foreman Fitter Worker
    50%
  • Baker Confectioner
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    75%
  • Shop Rupergeneral Stores
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Puhl Historical Records

What Puhl family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Puhl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puhl 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 887 immigration records available for the last name Puhl. 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 Puhl. For the veterans among your Puhl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puhl Life Expectancy

What is the average Puhl lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Puhl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Puhl in 1954 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puhl

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