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Holladay Name Meaning

English: from Old English haligdæg ‘holy day’, ‘religious festival’. The reasons why this word should have become a surname are not clear; probably it was used as a byname for one born on a religious festival day.

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

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Holladay Family Origin

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Holladay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Holladay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Holladay's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holladay family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holladay.

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Holladay Historical Records

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Holladay Life Expectancy

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