Birkholz Family History

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Birkholz Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Berkholz, a topographic name for someone who lived by a birch wood, from Birke ‘birch’ + Holz ‘wood’, or a habitational name from any of various places named Birkholz.

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


Similar surnames: Eichholz, Buchholz, Bergholz, Kienholz, Eickholt, Bockholt, Windholz

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Birkholz Family Origin

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Birkholz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Birkholz family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Birkholz. The most common Birkholz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Birkholz's were Farmers.

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Birkholz Historical Records

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Birkholz Life Expectancy

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