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Hollister Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a brothelkeeper; originally a feminine form of Hollier.

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


Similar surnames: Hollier, Lister, Hoster, Pallister, Billiter, Hofmeister, Hollinger

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Hollister Family Origin

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Hollister Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hollister family was Carpenter. The most common Hollister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hollister's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollister.

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Hollister Historical Records

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Hollister Life Expectancy

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