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

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  • Carman

    8%
  • Chain And Anchor Striker (27/8)

    8%
  • Chair Woman

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    8%

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

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Troll Historical Records

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Troll Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Troll

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