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Early Origins of the Wohl family


The surname Wohl was first found in Prussia, where the name emerged in medieval times as one of the notable families of the region and seated at Ratisbonne. From the 13th century the surname was identified with the great social and economic evolution which made this territory a landmark contributor to the development of the nation.

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Early History of the Wohl family

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Early History of the Wohl family


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Wohl Spelling Variations

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Wohl Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Wohler, Wohlders, Wohlers, Woller, Wollers and others.

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Early Notables of the Wohl family (pre 1700)

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Early Notables of the Wohl family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Wohl family to the New World and Oceana

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Migration of the Wohl family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Wohl Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Arthur Wohl, aged 20, who arrived in New York in 1919 aboard the ship "United States" from Copenhagen, Denmark [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J67Z-5ZS : 6 December 2014), Arthur Wohl, 07 Nov 1919; citing departure port Copenhagen, arrival port New York, ship name United States, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Josef Wohl, aged 43, originally from Kossow, Poland, who arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "President Wilson" from Trieste, Italy [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6H7-96Y : 6 December 2014), Josef Wohl, 07 Sep 1920; citing departure port Trieste, arrival port New York, ship name President Wilson, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Jakob Wohl, aged 11, originally from Kossow, Poland, who arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "President Wilson" from Trieste, Italy [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6H7-961 : 6 December 2014), Jakob Wohl, 07 Sep 1920; citing departure port Trieste, arrival port New York, ship name President Wilson, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wohl (post 1700)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Wohl (post 1700)


  • Mary Ellen Beck Wohl, American former chief of the respiratory diseases division at Children's Hospital Boston
  • Kit Wohl, American award-winning writer, photographer, and artist
  • Sylvia Wohl, American politician, Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Ohio, 1960
  • Mortimer J. Wohl (1888-1931), American Republican politician, Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Candidate for New York State Assembly from Kings County 18th District, 1921
  • Max Wohl, American politician, Delegate to Socialist National Convention from Ohio, 1960
  • Aleksandar Wohl (b. 1963), Australian chess player, an International Master; he won the Australian Championship in 1992

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  1. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J67Z-5ZS : 6 December 2014), Arthur Wohl, 07 Nov 1919; citing departure port Copenhagen, arrival port New York, ship name United States, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6H7-96Y : 6 December 2014), Josef Wohl, 07 Sep 1920; citing departure port Trieste, arrival port New York, ship name President Wilson, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. ^ "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J6H7-961 : 6 December 2014), Jakob Wohl, 07 Sep 1920; citing departure port Trieste, arrival port New York, ship name President Wilson, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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