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

What did your Birkholz ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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Birkholz Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Birkholz ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Birkholz Life Expectancy

What is the average Birkholz lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Birkholz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Birkholz in 1957 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

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