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Wollen Name Meaning

English: variant of Woolen. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads named Vollen, from the definite singular form of voll ‘meadow’ (see Voll).

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


Similar surnames: Wollan, Pollen, Woolen, Holten, Volle, Hollen, Willen, Wolden, Wollin

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Wollen Family Origin

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Wollen Family Occupations

What did your Wollen ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer

    14%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Ag Laborer

    5%
  • Butcher

    5%

In 1881, the most common Wollen occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Wollen's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Wollen family was Butcher. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Ag Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wollen.

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Wollen Historical Records

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Wollen Life Expectancy

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