Poll Family History
Poll Name Meaning
Dutch: variant of Pol English (Norfolk): variant of Paul or Poole . German (also Pöll): from a short form of a personal name composed with Old High German bald ‘bold brave’. North German: variant of Pohl . South German: variant of Boll . Catalan: nickname from poll ‘chicken’ or from a homonymous word meaning ‘louse’; or a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous black poplar or in a black poplar wood.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press