Hollen Family History

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Hollen Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): topographic name from Middle English holin ‘holly tree’, or a habitational name from any of the minor places named with this word, as for example Hollin and Holling in Worcestershire, or Hollins in West Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Holley, Holden, Holben, Holle, Holten, Holler, Hallen, Wollen, Pollen

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Hollen Family Origin

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Hollen Family Occupations

What did your Hollen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hollen family was Keeping House. The most common Hollen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hollen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollen.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Hollen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hollen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hollen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hollen in 1960 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollen 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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