Piehl Name Meaning

Swedish: variant of Pihl. German: Low German form of Pfeil, or a variant of Piel 2.

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


Similar surnames: Pihl, Kiehl, Piel, Biehl, Pehl, Diehl, Kiehn, Wiehl, Piepho, Ziehl

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Piehl Family Origin

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Piehl Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Piehl occupation in Canada was Farm Laborer. 50% of Piehl's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Piehl.

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Piehl Historical Records

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Piehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Piehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Piehl in 1958 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piehl

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