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Pollen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, so named from Old Norse pollr ‘small bay’, ‘pond’. English: possibly a respelling of Irish Polan, Polin, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Póilin ‘son of Pólin’, from a pet form of Pól, Gaelic form of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Wollen, Polen, Hollen, Holien, Pollet, Kolden, Pullen, Collen, Pillen

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Pollen Family Origin

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Pollen Family Occupations

What did your Pollen ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pollen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Engine Fitter

    7%
  • Flax Dresser

    7%
  • Gen Lab

    7%

In 1881, Carpenter, Engine Fitter and Flax Dresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pollen. A less common occupation for the Pollen family was Gen Lab. The most common Pollen occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 7% of Pollen's were Carpenters.

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Pollen Historical Records

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Pollen Life Expectancy

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Famous Pollen Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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