Wollan Family History

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Wollan Name Meaning

English: variant of Woolen. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, mainly in Trøndelag, named Vollan, from the definite plural form of Voll (‘meadow’). Compare Wollen.

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


Similar surnames: Wollen, Holtan, Wollam, Wollin, Allan, Wolman, Roldan, Willan, Colla

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Wollan Family Origin

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Wollan Family Occupations

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  • Edge Tool Worker

    50%
  • Iron Worker (Pudler)

    50%

In 1881, Edge Tool Worker and Iron Worker (Pudler) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wollan. The most common Wollan occupation in the UK was Edge Tool Worker. 50% of Wollan's were Edge Tool Workers.

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Wollan Historical Records

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Wollan Life Expectancy

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