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Holsey Family History

Holsey Name Meaning
English: of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Halsey. UK 31, BRM 15.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

23,298 Historical Documents with Holsey on Ancestry.com
8,036 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
958 Military Records
352 Immigration Records
6,969 Census and Voter Lists
6,983 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Holsey Families

  • Number of Holsey families
     28 - 53
     10 - 27
     1 - 9
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Holsey families
     25 - 48
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Holsey last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Holsey census records

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Holsey Family Origin

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Holsey Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Holsey

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Holsey Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Holsey census records

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Holsey Civil War Service Records

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