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Poller Name Meaning

German (Pöller; Bavaria, Austria): variant of Boller. Dutch: from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch polen, peulen ‘to peel’, presumably an occupational name of some sort. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Woller, Zoller, Toller, Koller, Holler, Piller, Paller, Polzer

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Poller Family Origin

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Poller Family Occupations

What did your Poller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poller. A less common occupation for the Poller family was Brass Finisher. The most common Poller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Poller's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Stone Mason

  • Brass Finisher


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

Poller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Poller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poller 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Poller. 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 Poller. For the veterans among your Poller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poller Life Expectancy

What is the average Poller lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Poller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Poller in 1956 was 41, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poller 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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