Holsomback Family History

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Holsomback Name Meaning

Probably a variant of German Huelsenbeck, a habitational name from a place named Hülsenbecke in Westphalia or Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Holsonback, Holschbach, Holbeck, Hollerbach, Hollenbeck, Hilsabeck

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Holsomback Family Origin

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Holsomback Family Occupations

What did your Holsomback ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holsomback. A less common occupation for the Holsomback family was Farm Hand. The most common Holsomback occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Holsomback's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Teamster

    8%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

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

Holsomback Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holsomback Life Expectancy

What is the average Holsomback lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Holsomback life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Holsomback in 1954 was 30, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holsomback 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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