Holthusen Family History

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Holthusen Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a common place name, derived from Middle Low German holt ‘small wood’ + husen, dative plural of hüs ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Holzhausen, Holten, Holthaus, Holter, Outhouse, Wilshusen, Holte

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Holthusen Family Origin

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Holthusen Family Occupations

What did your Holthusen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Holthusen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Holthusen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holthusen family was Teacher. Farmer and Farm were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holthusen.

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farm

    14%
  • Teacher

    14%

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

Holthusen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holthusen Life Expectancy

What is the average Holthusen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Holthusen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Holthusen in 1958 was 53, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holthusen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holthusen 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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