Holle Family History

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Holle Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of numerous places named Holle(n) (e.g. in Westphalia, Hannover, and Pomerania), from hol ‘hollow’, ‘cave’, ‘bog’; or a topographic name from the same word. German (Hölle): variant of Helle 2.

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


Similar surnames: Helle, Holte, Nolle, Bolle, Halle, Holl, Hole, Holler, Molle, Houle

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Holle Family Origin

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Holle Family Occupations

What did your Holle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holle. A less common occupation for the Holle family was Keeping House. The most common Holle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Holle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Harness Maker

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Holle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Holle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holle 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Holle. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Holle. For the veterans among your Holle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holle Life Expectancy

What is the average Holle lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Holle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Holle in 1944 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holle 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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