Richard Franklin Toll

1902–1955 (Age 53)
Tollville, Prairie, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Richard Franklin

When Richard Franklin Toll was born on 6 October 1902, in Tollville, Prairie, Arkansas, United States, his father, Richard Henry Toll, was 40 and his mother, Clara Dora Schneider, was 30. He lived in Watensaw Township, Prairie, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 16 October 1955, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Roselawn Memorial Park, Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Franklin Toll
Lillian Givonetti

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1862–1956Male

  • Clara Dora Schneider




  • Selma Lucille Toll


  • Helen Louise Toll


  • Male1902–1955Male

  • Clara O Toll


World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 2

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Age 15

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Toll, Old English Toll, or Old Norse Tóli, the latter being derived from a reduced form of a compound name such as þórleifr (composed of the elements þórr, name of the Scandinavian god of thunder ( see Thor ) + leifr ‘relic’) or þórleikr (composed of the elements þórr + leikr ‘sport’, ‘play’).2 English: topographic name from toll ‘clump of trees’, a dialect term of Kent, Sussex, and Hampshire.3 German: nickname from Middle High German tol, dol ‘foolish’, also ‘pretty’ or ‘handsome’.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Richard F Toll in household of Richard H Toll, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richard F Toll in household of Richard H Toll, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Richard Toll, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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