Pol Name Meaning

Catalan and Occitan: from the personal name Pol, equivalent to Paul. Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a grassy mound, from Middle Dutch pol ‘tussock’. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Pohl. Polish: ethnic name or regional name meaning ‘Pole’ (see Polak). Polish: from a shortened or reduced form of any of several personal name containing the syllable -pol-, e.g. Polikarp, Hipolit, or Leopold.

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


Similar surnames: Pool, Pohl, Polk, Sol, Poel, Poll, Polt, Pal, Pola, Polin

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Pol Family Origin

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Pol Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoe Depot Keeper

    25%
  • Com Clerk Genal Trader

    25%
  • Leather Merchant

    25%
  • Retired Clerk

    25%

In 1881, Boot & Shoe Depot Keeper, Com Clerk Genal Trader and Leather Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pol. A less common occupation for the Pol family was Retired Clerk. The most common Pol occupation in the UK was Boot & Shoe Depot Keeper. 25% of Pol's were Boot & Shoe Depot Keepers.

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Pol Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Pol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Pol in 1945 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pol

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