Uhls Family History

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Uhls Name Meaning

Altered form of German Uhl. Addition of -s is a common feature of German names in the U.S.

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

Similar surnames: Uhl, Uhle, Kuhns, Uhles, Ahles, Ohl, Muhl, Kuhl, Dils, Ruhs

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Uhls Family Origin

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Uhls Family Occupations

What did your Uhls ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Uhls. 22% of Uhls men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Uhls women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Uhls were Salesman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Laborer Wpa
  • Laundry Checker
  • Maid

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

Uhls Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Uhls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uhls 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 44 immigration records available for the last name Uhls. 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 252 military records available for the last name Uhls. For the veterans among your Uhls ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Uhls Life Expectancy

What is the average Uhls lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Uhls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Uhls in 1950 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Uhls

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Uhls 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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