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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Zoll


Zoll is almost unique, specific to the area of the province of Bolzano, Zoller is typical of Brentonico and Rovereto in the Trentino region, they should derive from the German word zoll (customs) and indicate the function of the customs officer or the fact of living near the frontier, most likely the one between the Austro-Hungarian empire and the kingdom of Italy.

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/

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Nobles: Deutschland
Nobility: Adelsfamilie - Ritter
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