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Pfyl Family History

Pfyl Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Paul, Peel, Pay, Pool, Pal, Peil, Pol, Pyle, Pell, Pye

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Where is the Pfyl family from?

You can see how Pfyl families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pfyl family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 4 Pfyl families living in Missouri. This was about 57% of all the recorded Pfyl's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Pfyl families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pfyl surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pfyl ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Pfyl. 100% of Pfyl men worked as a Laborer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 119 census records available for the last name Pfyl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pfyl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 101 immigration records available for the last name Pfyl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 87 military records available for the last name Pfyl. For the veterans among your Pfyl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pfyl lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Pfyl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Pfyl in 1964 was 73, and 78 in 2003.

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