Holscher Family History

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Holscher Name Meaning

North German (Hölscher): see Hoelscher.

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


Similar surnames: Hoelscher, Hulcher, Hilscher, Holschuh, Doescher, Doscher, Holster

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Holscher Family Origin

Where is the Holscher family from?

Holscher Family Occupations

What did your Holscher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Book-Keeper and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holscher. A less common occupation for the Holscher family was Clerks In Grocery. The most common Holscher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Holscher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Book-Keeper

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Clerks In Grocery

    5%

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

Holscher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holscher Life Expectancy

What is the average Holscher lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Holscher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Holscher in 1952 was 36, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holscher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holscher 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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