Dolch Family History
Dolch Name Meaning
German:: perhaps from Dolch ‘dagger knife’ (of uncertain origin); presumably a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such weapons or perhaps a nickname for someone who habitually carried one. However the vocabulary word was not recorded before 1512 and the surname may alternatively be a variant of Dolge . variant of Dolen .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press