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Profiles

  • Anna Maria Noll (1794 - d.)
  • Anna Maria Noll (1797 - d.)
    Fi 11 /B2511 KiBu S. 36 Patin: Anna Maria,Tochter des Peter Amberg. Matrikeleintrag ist Ezel F44 KB B 7960/61
  • Barbara Emge (1825 - d.)
    Fi 34/ B7000+7001 KiBu Patin: Barbara, Ehefrau des Gastwirts Johann Hofmann "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 October 2021), William Emje and Barbara Noll,...
  • Chuck Noll (1932 - 2014)
    Henry Noll (January 5, 1932 – June 13, 2014) was an American professional football player, assistant coach and head coach. His sole head coaching position was for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the Nationa...
  • Christianna Fry (1799 - 1863)
    Daughter of John Michael and Christina Heger Rank, first wife of John Noll,married March 27, 1824 Tuscarawas Co., Ohio second wife of Samuel Fry, married June 26, 1831 Tuscarawas Co., Ohio. In the reco...

About the Noll surname

Noll

Variations

Knollys, Knoll, Knolle, Knolles, Knowles, Knowlys}}

Meaning

  • English: From knoll, meaning a small natural hill.
  • German: from a short form of any of various medieval personal names derived from Germanic personal names ending in -n + wald ‘rule’, for example Arnold and Reinwald. [Reference: Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4]
  • South German: nickname for a rotund or naive person, from Middle High German nol ‘hillock’, ‘knoll’. [Reference: Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4]
  • Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin; perhaps an occupational name from Yiddish nol ‘awl’. [Reference: Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4]

Background

Found in Yorkshire, England.

Coat of Arms

There is no known coat of arms.

Famous Persons

  • Landon Curt Noll: the discoverer of two Mersenne prime numbers. Also served as a city council member and vice-mayor in Sunnyvale, California.
  • Mark Noll: Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame, a progressive evangelical Christian scholar. In 2005, Noll was named by Time Magazine as one of the twenty-five most influential evangelicals in America.
  • John F. Noll: bishop of the Roman Catholic diocese of Fort Wayne, Indiana (1925-1956).