Hohl Name Meaning

German (also Höhl): topographic name for someone who lived in or by a depression or low-lying spot, from Middle High German hol ‘hollow’, ‘cave’.

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


Similar surnames: Hehl, Hoehl, Sohl, Holl, Hoh, Hohn, Gohl, Wohl, Pohl, Fohl

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Hohl Family Origin

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Hohl Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Harness Maker

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hohl family was Harness Maker. The most common Hohl occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Hohl's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hohl.

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Hohl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Hohl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hohl in 1950 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hohl

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