Holbert Family History

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Holbert Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name Holbert, which according to Reaney is probably a survival of an unrecorded Old English name Holdbeorht, composed of the Germanic elements hold ‘friendly’, ‘gracious’, or ‘loyal’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Hulbert, Colbert, Hilbert, Tolbert, Helbert, Wolbert, Herbert, Albert

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Holbert Family Origin

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Holbert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Going To School

    38%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Cheese Maker

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Holbert family was Cheese Maker. The most common Holbert occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Holbert's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holbert.

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Holbert Historical Records

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Holbert Life Expectancy

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Famous Holbert Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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