Broll Name Meaning

German: nickname for a fat man, from Swabian brollig ‘fat’

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


Similar surnames: Droll, Brill, Kroll, Troll, Groll, Grill, Boll, Brull, Broda, Bolt

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Broll Family Origin

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Broll Family Occupations

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  • Farm Servant

    50%
  • Farm Labourer

    25%
  • Housekeeper

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Broll family was Housekeeper. Farm Servant and Farm Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Broll. The most common Broll occupation in the UK was Farm Servant. 50% of Broll's were Farm Servants.

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Broll Historical Records

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Broll Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Broll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Broll in 1963 was 72, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Broll

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