Tolly Family History

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Tolly Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Tolley.

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


Similar surnames: Holly, Tilly, Tally, Tolley, Golly, Comly, Goldy, Tilley, Rolley

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Tolly Family Origin

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Tolly Family Occupations

What did your Tolly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tolly family was Farming. The most common Tolly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Tolly's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolly.

View Census data for Tolly | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    2%

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

Tolly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tolly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tolly census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tolly

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tolly. 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 Tolly. For the veterans among your Tolly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tolly Life Expectancy

What is the average Tolly lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tolly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tolly in 1955 was 50, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tolly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tolly 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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