Muhl Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Muhl Name Meaning

North German form of Maul 1. German (Mühl) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name from Mühl(e) ‘mill’ (see Muhle).

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


Similar surnames: Muhle, Mohl, Kuhl, Mahl, Muhr, Uhl, Juhl, Muehl, Puhl, Ahl

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Muhl Family Origin

Where is the Muhl family from?

Muhl Family Occupations

What did your Muhl ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Muhl. 13% of Muhl men worked as a Laborer and 42% of Muhl women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Muhl were Electrician and Bookkeeper

View Census data for Muhl | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    13%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Electrician
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    42%
  • Housewife
    12%
  • Typist
    12%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%

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

Muhl Historical Records

What Muhl family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Muhl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muhl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Muhl

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Muhl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Muhl immigration records

Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Muhl. For the veterans among your Muhl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Muhl military records

You've only scratched the surface of Muhl family history.

Muhl Life Expectancy

What is the average Muhl lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Muhl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Muhl in 1962 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muhl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muhl 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.

Famous Muhl Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED