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 1881, the most common Troll occupation in the UK was Carman. 8% of Troll's were Carmans. A less common occupation for the Troll family was Coal Miner. Carman, Chain And Anchor Striker (27/8) and Chair Woman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Troll.

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  • Carman

  • Chain And Anchor Striker (27/8)

  • Chair Woman

  • Coal Miner


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

Troll Historical Records

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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.

Search 1891 UK census records for Troll

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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