Holtry Family History

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Holtry Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This surname occurs chiefly in PA.

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


Similar surnames: Goltry, Duttry, Holly, Holsey, Holley, Holt, Hornby, Hora, Howard

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Holtry Family Origin

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Holtry Family Occupations

What did your Holtry ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Holtry family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holtry. The most common Holtry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Holtry's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    36%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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

Holtry Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holtry Life Expectancy

What is the average Holtry lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Holtry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Holtry in 1953 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holtry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holtry 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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