Toles Name Meaning

Greek (Tolis): from a short form of the personal name Apostolis, variant of Apostolos. Possibly an altered form of the English surnames Tole, from a personal name (Old English Tola, Old Norse Toli), or Tolles, also from a personal name (Old English Toll, an unattested name found in various place names such as Tollesbury and Tolleshunt) or Anglo-Scandinavian Toll, an unattested short form of Old Norse þorleifr, or perhaps in some cases a topographic name from a southern dialect term toll ‘clump of trees’.

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


Similar surnames: Tomes, Tukes, Sales, Doles, Eales, Boles, Ales, Vales, Tolles, Ayles

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Toles Family Origin

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Toles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Servant

    25%
  • Miller

    13%

In 1881, the most common Toles occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Toles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Toles family was Miller. Farmer, Cooper and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toles.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Toles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Toles in 1952 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

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