Zoll Family History

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Zoll Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a customs officer, from Middle High German zoll ‘toll’, ‘duty’.

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


Similar surnames: Zill, Roll, Noll, Toll, Doll, Holl, Boll, Poll, Goll, Koll

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Zoll Family Origin

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Zoll Family Occupations

What did your Zoll ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zoll family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zoll. The most common Zoll occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Zoll's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Zoll Historical Records

What Zoll family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zoll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zoll 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 Zoll

Passenger List

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

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Zoll Life Expectancy

What is the average Zoll lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Zoll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Zoll in 1952 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zoll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zoll 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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