Kroll Family History
Kroll Name Meaning
German and Dutch: nickname for someone with curly hair from Middle High German krol ‘curly’ Middle Low German krulle ‘ringlet curl’ Middle Dutch croel crul (apparently a loanword from German). Germanized form of Polish Krol . German (also Kröll): from the ancient Germanic personal name Rollo based on hrōd ‘fame renown’. German (Kröll): nickname for a snappish brusk person from Middle High German krellen ‘to claw’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Krol .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022