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Holstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Holstad, from Hol- (probably derived from a personal name such as Old Norse Hávarðr, Ólafr) + -stad from staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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

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Holstad Family Origin

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Holstad Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Holstad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Holstad's were Farmers.

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Holstad Historical Records

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Holstad Life Expectancy

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