Holy Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Holý): nickname from holý ‘naked’, ‘bare’, ‘clean-shaven’, in various senses: denoting either a young, beardless man, a bald or clean-shaven man, or a destitute person.

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


Similar surnames: Holly, Hoy, Volk, Holl, Hold, Hole, Houy, Goy, Hoar, Helf

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Holy Family Origin

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Holy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Bakery

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Holy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Holy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holy family was Carpenter. Farmer, Bakery and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holy.

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Holy Historical Records

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Holy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Holy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Holy in 1946 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holy

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