Olga W Toll

1907–1985 (Age 78)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Olga W

When Olga W Toll was born on 11 April 1907, in Michigan, United States, her father, Oscar August Toll, was 29 and her mother, Laura Rozella Bennett, was 28. She lived in Chikaming Township, Berrien, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 6 April 1985, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Oscar August Toll
1878–1946
Laura Rozella Bennett
1878–1936
Evelyn Elizabeth Toll
1902–1989
Olga W Toll
1907–1985

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1878–1946Male

  • Laura Rozella Bennett

    Female1878–1936Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 3

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1929

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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 (1)

  • Olga Toll in household of Oscar Toll, "United States Census, 1920"

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