Troll Family History

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Troll Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German trolle ‘demon’, ‘goblin’; ‘blockhead’.

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

Similar surnames: Kroll, Groll, Toll, Trull, Roll, Droll, Grill, Doll, Grall, Tross

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Troll Family Origin

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Troll Family Occupations

What did your Troll ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Accountant Now Electrical Woolwich and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Troll. 5% of Troll men worked as an Accountant Now Electrical Woolwich and 22% of Troll women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Troll were Boilermakerheavy Iron steel Worker and Bank Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Accountant Now Electrical Woolwich
  • Appeal Lie (ret)
  • Boilermaker H W
  • Boilermakerheavy Iron steel Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housekeeper
  • Tailoress
  • Bank Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Troll Historical Records

What Troll family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Troll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Troll 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Troll. 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 Troll. For the veterans among your Troll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Troll Life Expectancy

What is the average Troll lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Troll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Troll in 1942 was 47, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Troll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Troll 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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