Woehl Name Meaning

South German (also Wöhl): variant of Wölke (see Wolke 1).

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


Similar surnames: Koehl, Voehl, Woehr, Goehl, Boehl, Kiehl, Woehrle, Roedl, Oehm, Yehl

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Woehl Family Origin

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Woehl Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Woehl occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Woehl's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Cooper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woehl. A less common occupation for the Woehl family was Grocer.

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Woehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Woehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Woehl in 1957 was 64, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Woehl

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