Bockholt Family History

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Bockholt Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: topographic name for someone who lived near a beech wood, from Middle Low German bok ‘beech’ + holt ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Eickholt, Buchholz, Buckhout, Bockhorst, Birkholz, Bomhoff, Brockhoff

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Bockholt Family Origin

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Bockholt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • County Clerk

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, County Clerk and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bockholt. A less common occupation for the Bockholt family was Laborer. The most common Bockholt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Bockholt's were Farmers.

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Bockholt Historical Records

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Bockholt Life Expectancy

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