Hollands Family History

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Hollands Name Meaning

English: variant of Holland 1. Dutch: variant of Holland 2. Dutch: habitational name from places called Holland in northern France, named with Middle Dutch onland(e) ‘marsh’.

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

Similar surnames: Holland, Hoyland, Hollander, Borland, Folland, Bolland, Hofland

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Hollands Family Origin

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Hollands Family Occupations

What did your Hollands ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hollands occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 14% of Hollands's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollands. A less common occupation for the Hollands family was Farming.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hollands ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hollands Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 42,000 census records available for the last name Hollands. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hollands census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hollands. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hollands. For the veterans among your Hollands ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hollands Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollands lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hollands life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Hollands in 1962 was 80, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollands

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollands ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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