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Bollom Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bolham in Nottinghamshire, probably named in Old English with the dative plural (bolum) of either of two unattested Old English words, bola ‘tree trunk’ (compare Old Norse bolr, modern English bole) or bol ‘rounded hill’ (cognate with Middle Low German bolle ‘round object’). Compare Bolam.

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


Similar surnames: Bolam, Bolle, Balcom, Bolton, Ballam, Bottom, Folsom, Bossom, Boom

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Bollom Family Origin

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Bollom Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Clog Maker

    8%
  • Commercial (Clerk)

    8%
  • General Lab

    8%

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In 1881, the most common Bollom occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 25% of Bollom's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Bollom family was General Lab. Carpenter, Clog Maker and Commercial (Clerk) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bollom.

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Bollom Historical Records

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Bollom Life Expectancy

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