Holzhausen Family History

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Holzhausen Name Meaning

South German: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called, from Old High German holz ‘wood’ + the plural of hus ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Holzhauser, Holthusen, Holzhauer, Hochhauser, Holthaus, Hillhouse

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Holzhausen Family Origin

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Holzhausen Family Occupations

What did your Holzhausen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Holzhausen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Holzhausen's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Coat Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holzhausen. A less common occupation for the Holzhausen family was Grocery.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Barber

    14%
  • Coat Maker

    14%
  • Grocery

    14%

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

Holzhausen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Holzhausen Life Expectancy

What is the average Holzhausen lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Holzhausen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Holzhausen in 1951 was 47, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holzhausen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holzhausen 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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