Dold Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Berthold.

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


Similar surnames: Gold, Bold, Nold, Old, Dodd, Dowd, Roed, Olp, Roll, Dopp

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Dold Family Origin

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Dold Family Occupations

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  • Watchmaker

    38%
  • Clock Maker

    25%
  • Factory Labourer

    13%
  • Sewing Machine Maker

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dold family was Sewing Machine Maker. The most common Dold occupation in the UK was Watchmaker. 38% of Dold's were Watchmakers. Watchmaker, Clock Maker and Factory Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dold.

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Dold Historical Records

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Dold Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Dold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dold in 1954 was 68, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dold

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