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Poehler Name Meaning

German (Westphalian) (also Pöhler): topographic name for someone who lived by a muddy pool, from an agent noun derived from Middle Low German pol ‘(muddy) pool’.

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


Similar surnames: Pohler, Boehle, Poppler, Piehler, Pooler, Pegler, Kuehler, Boehler

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Poehler Family Origin

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Poehler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Tin Smith

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Tin Smith and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poehler. A less common occupation for the Poehler family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Poehler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Poehler's were Farmers.

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Poehler Historical Records

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Poehler Life Expectancy

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