Uphold Family History

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Uphold Name Meaning

English: perhaps a shortened form of Upholder, an occupational name for someone who dealt in secondhand clothes and other articles, Middle English upoldere.

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


Similar surnames: Hood, Bold, Hole, Harold, Hoad, Holm, Uphoff, Hild, Proud, Held

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Uphold Family Origin

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Uphold Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    18%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Garbage Hauler

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, Coal Miner, Farmer and Garbage Hauler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Uphold. The most common Uphold occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 18% of Uphold's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Uphold family was Keeping House.

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Uphold Historical Records

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Uphold Life Expectancy

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