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Stoll Family History

Stoll Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German stolle ‘prop’, ‘support’, ‘frame’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a carpenter, or a nickname for a rigid person. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Stolz, Toll, Still, Stull, Stall, Stohl, Stock, Kroll, Groll, Soll

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Where is the Stoll family from?

You can see how Stoll families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Stoll family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Stoll families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 25 Stoll families living in Ontario. This was about 63% of all the recorded Stoll's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Stoll families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Stoll surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Stoll ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Stoll. 56% of Stoll men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    56%
  • Laborer
    23%
  • Farm Operator
    12%
  • Labourer
    12%
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What Stoll family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 56,000 census records available for the last name Stoll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stoll census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Stoll. 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 Cards

There are 16,000 military records available for the last name Stoll. For the veterans among your Stoll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Stoll lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Stoll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Stoll in 1945 was 20, and 78 in 2004.

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