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Holdway Name Meaning

English: reduced form of Holdaway, itself a variant of Holloway.

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


Similar surnames: Holaway, Holdaway, Holway, Hollaway, Hardway, Holdman, Soloway

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Holdway Family Origin

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Holdway Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Domestic Servant

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

In 1880, the most common Holdway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Holdway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holdway family was Keeping House. Farmer, Cooper and Domestic Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holdway.

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Holdway Historical Records

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Holdway Life Expectancy

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