Woller Family History
Woller Name Meaning
English (Sussex Surrey and Middlesex): habitational name from Wooler (Northumberland) which probably derives from Old English wella ‘well spring stream’ + ofer ‘slope hill ridge’ or sometimes an occupational name from an agent derivative of Middle English woll wull ‘wool’ (Old English wull) for a wool dealer or someone who worked with wool. German: occupational name for a wool worker whose job was to prepare wool for spinning Middle High German wollære. German: variant of Walther .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press