Dold Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Berthold.

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


Similar surnames: Gold, Bold, Nold, Old, Dodd, Dowd, Roed, Olp, Roll, Dopp

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Dold Family Origin

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Dold Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dold. A less common occupation for the Dold family was Butcher. The most common Dold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Dold's were Farmers.

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Dold Historical Records

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Dold Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Dold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dold in 1954 was 68, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dold

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