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Holdcroft Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Holcroft in Lancashire, so named from Old English holh ‘hollow’, ‘depression’ + croft ‘paddock’, ‘smallholding’, or from some other minor place named with the same elements.

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


Similar surnames: Howcroft, Cockcroft, Beecroft, Wheatcroft, Ashcroft, Barcroft

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Holdcroft Family Origin

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Holdcroft Family Occupations

What did your Holdcroft ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Bookkeeper

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Heater

    8%

In 1880, the most common Holdcroft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Holdcroft's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holdcroft family was Heater. Farmer, Bookkeeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holdcroft.

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Holdcroft Historical Records

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Holdcroft Life Expectancy

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