Holyfield Family History

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Holyfield Name Meaning

English (Wales and the West Midlands): variant of Hollifield.

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

Similar surnames: Holifield, Hollyfield, Hollifield, Hosfield, Horsfield, Belfield

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Holyfield Family Origin

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Holyfield Family Occupations

What did your Holyfield ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holyfield. A less common occupation for the Holyfield family was Laborer. The most common Holyfield occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Holyfield's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Holyfield Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Holyfield. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holyfield 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 83 immigration records available for the last name Holyfield. 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 Holyfield. For the veterans among your Holyfield ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holyfield Life Expectancy

What is the average Holyfield lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Holyfield life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Holyfield in 1954 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holyfield

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holyfield 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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