Holbach Family History

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Holbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named in the Harz Mountains and Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Halbach, Wolbach, Selbach, Harbach, Hosbach, Goldbach, Loebach

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Holbach Family Origin

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Holbach Family Occupations

What did your Holbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Holbach family was Keeps Machine Shop. The most common Holbach occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Holbach's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holbach.

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  • Laborer

  • Farm

  • Farmer

  • Keeps Machine Shop


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Holbach ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Holbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 939 census records available for the last name Holbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holbach census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 163 immigration records available for the last name Holbach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Holbach. For the veterans among your Holbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Holbach lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Holbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Holbach in 1964 was 62, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holbach ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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