Boll Family History

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Boll Name Meaning

German and Danish: topographic name from Middle High German boll ‘rounded hill’, or a habitational name from any of several places called Boll, named with this word. German (Böll): derivative of the Germanic personal name Baldo (see Bold 4). Swedish: possibly a soldier’s name or else an ornamental adoption of 1 or 2.

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


Similar surnames: Bolle, Ball, Bold, Bell, Bohl, Roll, Soll, Toll, Doll, Noll

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Boll Family Origin

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Boll Family Occupations

What did your Boll ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Boll. 58% of Boll men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    58%
  • Barber
    15%
  • Garage
    15%
  • Labourer
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
    100%

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

Boll Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Boll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boll 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Boll. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Boll. For the veterans among your Boll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boll Life Expectancy

What is the average Boll lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Boll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Boll in 1941 was 37, and 83 in 2004.

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