Dall Name Meaning

Danish: variant of Dahl. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name, perhaps related to Anglo-Saxon deal ‘proud’, ‘famous’; or alternatively from a Slavic stem dalu ‘gift’, a nickname for a generous or gifted person perhaps.

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


Similar surnames: Ball, Gall, Wall, Sall, Daul, Dill, Dahl, Dull, Doll, Dale

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Dall Family Origin

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Dall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Fisherman

    29%
  • Journalier

    21%
  • Cultivateur

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dall. The most common Dall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Dall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dall family was Cultivateur.

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Dall Historical Records

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Dall Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Dall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dall in 1956 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dall

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