Moll Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): from the medieval female personal name Moll(e), a pet form of Mary (see Marie 1). German: nickname from a dialect term for a plump, stout person. This surname is widely established throughout central Europe, from Alsace-Lorraine to Poland. Catalan: nickname for a weak or ineffectual person, from Catalan moll ‘soft’, ‘weak’ (Latin mollis). Dutch: variant of Mol 1. (van Moll): variant of Mol 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mole, Molle, Goll, Mall, Poll, Molla, Toll, Mill, Noll, Coll

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Moll Family Origin

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Moll Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Tailor

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Moll family was Tailor. The most common Moll occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Moll's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Baker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moll.

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Moll Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Moll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Moll in 1945 was 26, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moll

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