Goller Family History

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Goller Name Meaning

from Middle High German goller, koller ‘neck cover’, ‘sleeveless vest’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such garments. habitational name for someone from Gollern or Gollau, both in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Koller, Galler, Boller, Geller, Holler, Woller, Toller, Giller

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Goller Family Origin

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Goller Family Occupations

What did your Goller ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Tailor

  • Keeping House


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

Goller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Goller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goller census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Goller. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Goller. For the veterans among your Goller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goller Life Expectancy

What is the average Goller lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Goller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Goller in 1951 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goller 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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