Origins Available: German-Alt
The Krols surname is derived from the Middle high German word "krol," meaning "curly."
Early Origins of the Krols family
The surname Krols was first found in Prussia
where the family made a considerable contribution to the feudal
society which shaped modern Europe. The family branched into several houses, all of which played an important role in the local
political conflicts which forged the nation.
Early History of the Krols family
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Krols Spelling Variations
Early Notables of the Krols family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Krols family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christoph Kroll, who settled in Pennsylvania in 1729. Johan Kroll, who came to America in 1850; Josef Kroll, who arrived in New York city in 1893; and Peter Kroll who settled in Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania in 1734..