Groll Family History
Groll Name Meaning
North German: habitational name from Groll in Westphalia or Grollo in Drente, (from Dutch Gronlo ‘fen’). German: perhaps a nickname for an angry person from Middle High German groll ‘anger’, ‘wrath’. North German: nickname from Middle Low German krul ‘shock of hair’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press