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Pollan Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from polan ‘dweller in a field’ (from Slavic polje ‘plain’, ‘field’), probably a nickname for a peasant as against a villager or townsman, which then came to denote someone from Poland.

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


Similar surnames: Polland, Polman, Palla, Polan, Gollin, Pollen, Dollar, Pollman

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Pollan Family Origin

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Pollan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    77%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • School Teacher

    8%
  • Stock Raiser

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pollan. The most common Pollan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 77% of Pollan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pollan family was Stock Raiser.

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Pollan Historical Records

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Pollan Life Expectancy

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