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Voshall Name Meaning

English: variant of Vauxhall, habitational name from a place in Surrey so called, on the south bank of the River Thames, now part of Greater London. This was named in the 13th century as Faukeshalle ‘the Hall of Fauke’, a reference to Baron Falke de Breaulté, who was granted the manor by King John in 1233. This was the site of a famous pleasure garden frequented by 18th-century Londoners.

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


Similar surnames: Voshell, Woodall, Hall, Edsall, Southall, Rishell, Rosdahl, Rosell

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Voshall Family Origin

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Voshall Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voshall. The most common Voshall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Voshall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Voshall family was Boatman.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Boatman

    4%

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Voshall Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Voshall Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Voshall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Voshall in 1955 was 26, and 82 in 2004.

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