Holzknecht Family History

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Holzknecht Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a forester’s or forest ranger’s assistant, from Old High German holz ‘wood’ + knecht ‘boy’, ‘apprentice’, ‘servant’.

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

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Holzknecht Family Origin

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Holzknecht Family Occupations

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  • Catholic Minister

    33%
  • Fire Marine Ins Agt.

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, catholic Minister and Fire Marine Ins Agt. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holzknecht. The most common Holzknecht occupation in the USA was Catholic Minister. 33% of Holzknecht's were Catholic Ministers. A less common occupation for the Holzknecht family was Laborer.

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Holzknecht Historical Records

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Holzknecht Life Expectancy

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