Pole Family History

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Pole Name Meaning

English (Leicestershire): variant of Paul or Pool. Americanized spelling of German Pohle or Pohl.

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

Similar surnames: Poll, Poole, Pote, Cole, Pol, Poje, Kole, Polt, Poley, Pile

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Pole Family Origin

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Pole Family Occupations

What did your Pole ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Pole. 74% of Pole men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper

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

Pole Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Pole. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pole census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Pole. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Pole. For the veterans among your Pole ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pole Life Expectancy

What is the average Pole lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pole life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Pole in 1963 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pole 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.

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