Guhl Name Meaning

Eastern German: either from a Slavic personal name, or perhaps a habitational name from places in eastern Germany called Guhle(n), Guhlau, or Guhlow. South German (Swiss): of uncertain origin; perhaps a nickname from late Middle High German gul ‘bad horse’, also ‘monster’.

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


Similar surnames: Gohl, Kuhl, Gehl, Uhl, Buhl, Puhl, Juhl, Ahl, Gell, Uhr

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Guhl Family Origin

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Guhl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Guhl occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Guhl's were Farmers.

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Guhl Historical Records

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Guhl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Guhl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Guhl in 1953 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guhl

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