Kroll Name Meaning

German and Dutch: nickname for someone with curly hair, from Middle High German krol ‘curly’, Middle Low German krulle ‘ringlet’, ‘curl’, Middle Dutch croel, crul (apparently a loanword from German). German and Polish: variant of Krol. German: (also Kröll): from the Germanic personal name Rollo, based on hrod ‘renown’, ‘victory’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Krol.

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


Similar surnames: Knoll, Groll, Roll, Krell, Krol, Krock, Koll, Krull, Doll, Krall

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Kroll Family Origin

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Kroll Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    2%
  • Keeping House

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Kroll occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Kroll's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kroll. A less common occupation for the Kroll family was Keeping House.

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Kroll Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Kroll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kroll in 1947 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kroll

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