You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Holtje relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 2 less people named Holtje in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 63 people named Holtje in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Holtje in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 61 people named Holtje were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 31 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,857
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was Henry
  • 13 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Holtje families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 5% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940