Roller Family History
Roller Name Meaning
German: nickname from Swabian roller ‘tom cat’. German: occupational name for a carter or driver of a wagon Early New High German roller. English (Northumberland): nickname from Middle English roller(e) perhaps an agent derivative of Middle English rolle ‘roll piece of parchment’ (Old French rolle roolle roulle) possibly used for a maker or seller of parchment. Scottish: variant of Rollo .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press