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Banholzer Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who live in a Banholz ‘protection wood’, i.e. a forest grown for protection against avalanches.

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


Similar surnames: Buchalter, Boller, Holler, Affolter, Manheimer, Boehler, Scholer

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Banholzer Family Origin

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Banholzer Family Occupations

What did your Banholzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Brick And Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Banholzer. A less common occupation for the Banholzer family was Engineer @ Quarry. The most common Banholzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Banholzer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Brewer

    17%
  • Brick And Stone Mason

    17%
  • Engineer @ Quarry

    17%

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Banholzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Banholzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Banholzer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Banholzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Banholzer in 1962 was 84, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Banholzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Banholzer 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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