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Toller Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and North German (also Töller): occupational name for a toll taker or tax collector, from an agent derivative of Middle English toll ‘tax’, ‘payment’, Middle Low German toll (from Late Latin toloneum, teloneum, a derivative of Greek telos ‘tax’). English: habitational name from Toller in Dorset, named from a British river name, apparently composed of elements akin to Welsh toll ‘hollow’, ‘pierced’ + dw(f)r ‘stream’. German: from a short form of the personal name Bartholomäus (see Bartholomew). German: nickname meaning ‘foolish one’ or ‘handsome one’; a noun derivative of Toll 3.

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


Similar surnames: Tuller, Tiller, Woller, Koller, Holler, Stoller, Boller, Teller

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Toller Family Origin

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Toller Family Occupations

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  • Solicitor

    10%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Agr Lab

    4%
  • Annuitant

    4%

In 1881, Solicitor, Farmer and Agr Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toller. A less common occupation for the Toller family was Annuitant. The most common Toller occupation in the UK was Solicitor. 10% of Toller's were Solicitors.

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Toller Historical Records

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Toller Life Expectancy

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