Holl Name Meaning

German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle High German, Middle Low German hol ‘hollow’, ‘hole’. German: from a short form of Hold. German (Höll): variant of Helle 2, found chiefly in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Doll, Hell, Roll, Poll, Holt, Toll, Hold, Hole, Hohl, Noll

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Holl Family Origin

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Holl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Holl family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holl. The most common Holl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Holl's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Holl | Data not to scale

Holl Historical Records

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Holl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Holl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Holl in 1944 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holl

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