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Bolling Name Meaning

English: nickname for someone with close-cropped hair or a large head, Middle English bolling ‘pollard’, or for a heavy drinker, from Middle English bolling ‘excessive drinking’. German (Bölling): from a pet form of a personal name formed with Germanic bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’ (see Baldwin). Swedish: either an ornamental name composed of Boll + the suffix -ing ‘belonging to’, or possibly a habitational name from a place named Bolling(e).

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

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Bolling Family Origin

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Bolling Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bolling family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bolling. The most common Bolling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bolling's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Bolling | Data not to scale

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Bolling Life Expectancy

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