Strohl Family History

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Strohl Name Meaning

South German: diminutive of Stroh, hence a nickname for a skinny person or a slight, fair-haired one, or a pet name for a farmer.

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


Similar surnames: Stroh, Strahl, Stoll, Shroll, Stohl, Strobel, Strobl, Strunk, Stroik

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Strohl Family Origin

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Strohl Family Occupations

What did your Strohl ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Strohl. 16% of Strohl men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Strohl women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Strohl were Carpenter and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Teacher
    8%
  • Waitress
    7%
  • New Worker
    6%

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

Strohl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Strohl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strohl 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 542 immigration records available for the last name Strohl. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Strohl. For the veterans among your Strohl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strohl Life Expectancy

What is the average Strohl lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Strohl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Strohl in 1955 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strohl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strohl 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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