Schroll Family History

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Schroll Name Meaning

South German: nickname for an ungainly or uncouth person, from Middle High German schrolle ‘lump’, ‘clod’.

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

Similar surnames: Shroll, Scholl, Schmoll, Schnell, Schell, Schroth, Schall, Schroff

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Schroll Family Origin

Where is the Schroll family from?

Schroll Family Occupations

What did your Schroll ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Schroll occupation in the UK was General Merchant. 33% of Schroll's were General Merchants. General Merchant and Pianoforte Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schroll. A less common occupation for the Schroll family was Plasterer.

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  • General Merchant

  • Pianoforte Maker

  • Plasterer


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

Schroll Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Schroll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schroll census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 734 immigration records available for the last name Schroll. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Schroll. For the veterans among your Schroll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schroll Life Expectancy

What is the average Schroll lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Schroll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Schroll in 1948 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schroll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schroll ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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