Hollar Family History

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Hollar Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named, formerly Hunlar.

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

Similar surnames: Dollar, Koller, Holler, Hallam, Colla, Mollard, Hosler, Goller

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Hollar Family Origin

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Hollar Family Occupations

What did your Hollar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hollar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Hollar's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollar. A less common occupation for the Hollar family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Hollar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hollar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hollar 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 783 immigration records available for the last name Hollar. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hollar. For the veterans among your Hollar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hollar Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollar lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hollar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hollar in 1943 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollar 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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