Rolling Family History

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Rolling Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Rollo or Rolf. German: patronymic from the personal name Role, a reduced form of Rudolf. German: habitational name from any of several places called Rolling in Silesia. (Rölling): variant of 2 and 3, or a nickname for a lecher, from Rölling ‘tom cat’.

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


Similar surnames: Bolling, Holling, Roling, Rowling, Robling, Colling, Rollins, Golding

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Rolling Family Origin

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Rolling Family Occupations

What did your Rolling ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rolling family was Black Smith. Farmer, Carpenter and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolling. The most common Rolling occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Rolling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Black Smith

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rolling ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rolling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rolling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rolling census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rolling. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rolling. For the veterans among your Rolling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rolling Life Expectancy

What is the average Rolling lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rolling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rolling in 1952 was 22, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rolling ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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