Kolling Family History

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Kolling Name Meaning

(Kölling): from the Germanic personal name Kolo, Colo + the suffix -ing denoting affiliation. topographic name from Middle Low German kolinge, a term denoting an area of forest to be cut for charcoal burning.

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


Similar surnames: Koelling, Bolling, Rolling, Holling, Colling, Balling, Helling

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Kolling Family Origin

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Kolling Family Occupations

What did your Kolling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kolling family was Barber. The most common Kolling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Kolling's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kolling.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Manufacturer

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Kolling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kolling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kolling 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kolling. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kolling. For the veterans among your Kolling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kolling Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolling lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Kolling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Kolling in 1945 was 27, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolling 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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