Holler Family History

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Holler Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living in a hollow, from Middle English hole ‘hollow’. German and Dutch: topographic name for someone living in a hollow or a wooded ravine, from Middle High German, Middle Low German hol (see Holl 1). German and Danish: variant of Holder 1.

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

Similar surnames: Heller, Holder, Holmer, Toller, Huller, Woller, Hiller, Hosler

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Holler Family Origin

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Holler Family Occupations

What did your Holler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Holler. 17% of Holler men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Holler women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Holler were Carpenter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Holler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Holler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holler 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Holler. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Holler. For the veterans among your Holler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holler Life Expectancy

What is the average Holler lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Holler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Holler in 1945 was 25, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holler 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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