Broll Name Meaning

German: nickname for a fat man, from Swabian brollig ‘fat’

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


Similar surnames: Droll, Brill, Kroll, Troll, Groll, Grill, Boll, Brull, Broda, Bolt

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Broll Family Origin

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Broll Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Farming & Keeps House

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Broll occupation in the USA was Cooper. 20% of Broll's were Coopers. Cooper, Farmer and Farming & Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Broll. A less common occupation for the Broll family was Keeping House.

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Broll Historical Records

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Broll Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Broll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Broll in 1963 was 72, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broll

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