Rolls Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Rollo or Rolf.

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

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Rolls Family Origin

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Rolls Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolls. A less common occupation for the Rolls family was Farm Laborer. The most common Rolls occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Rolls's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Rolls | Data not to scale

Rolls Historical Records

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Rolls Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Rolls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rolls in 1947 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolls

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