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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 225 people with the Coll surname? In that year Coll was ranked number 3354 for popularity in the UK.|
On 6 January 2022 the 1921 England and Wales Census records were made available online via the FindMyPast website. The records have been indexed and are searchable via the usual methods. These records are only viewable on a pay-per-view basis and are not included in any of FindMyPast's existing subscriptions with the exception of the 12 month premium subscription.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Coll family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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"COLL. An Old Gaelic personal name. Gaelic and Middle Gaelic Colin, EIr. the same. It is difficult to say what is its precise meaning for the root col has several meanings. Colla Uais, semi-legendary king of Ireland, 327-331, is claimed as the great ancestor of the Macdonalds. Coll, hazel, was one of the three gods of the Tuatha De Danann. From it comes the clan name MACCOLL, q.v. Coll is also an Old English (Anglo-Saxon) personal name (10. cent.) and is also an English rendering of OSw. personal name Kolh. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Coll Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Coll family tree.
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|Did you know that there are currently 1088 people with the Coll surname in the UK? Coll is now ranked number 3027 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 3038 people with the Coll surname in the USA? Coll is ranked number 156 for popularity in the USA.|
Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Coll family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.