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Holdman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for the servant (Middle English man) of a nobleman (Middle English hold(e)). English: variant of Oldman, derived from Old English (e)ald ‘old’ + mann ‘man’. North German (Holdmann): topographic name from Middle Low German holt ‘small wood’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Hillman, Holman, Holzman, Heldman, Waldman, Wildman, Boldman, Pollman

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Holdman Family Origin

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Holdman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holdman. The most common Holdman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Holdman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holdman family was Keeping House.

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Holdman Historical Records

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Holdman Life Expectancy

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