Soll Family History

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Soll Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a marshy place, a variant of Sohl, or a habitational name from a place named with this word. South German (Söll): habitational name from a place so called in Bavaria. German: variant of Selle 2. Jewish: variant spelling of Sol.

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

Similar surnames: Boll, Doll, Sell, Sohl, Roll, Poll, Sole, Sol, Sola, Holl

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Soll Family Origin

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Soll Family Occupations

What did your Soll ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Soll family was Baker. The most common Soll occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Soll's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soll.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Stone Mason

  • Baker


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

Soll Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Soll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Soll 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 Soll. 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 25,000 military records available for the last name Soll. For the veterans among your Soll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Soll Life Expectancy

What is the average Soll lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Soll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Soll in 1959 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Soll 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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