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Holtzer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a wood, from Holtz + the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a woodcutter or someone who sold wood, from an agent derivative of German Holz ‘wood’.

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

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Holtzer Family Origin

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Holtzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    4%
  • Electrician

    4%

In 1880, the most common Holtzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Holtzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holtzer. A less common occupation for the Holtzer family was Electrician.

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Holtzer Historical Records

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Holtzer Life Expectancy

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