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Holderby Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered form of English Holdenby, a habitational name from Holdenby in Northamptonshire, which is named with the Old Norse personal name Halfdan + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’. Alternatively, perhaps, an Americanized form of Holderbaum.

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


Similar surnames: Enderby, Goldsby, Ellerby, Holberg, Sowerby, Overby, Golder, Holder

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Holderby Family Origin

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Holderby Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Labor and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holderby. A less common occupation for the Holderby family was Laborer. The most common Holderby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Holderby's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Farm Labor

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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Holderby Historical Records

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Holderby Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Holderby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Holderby in 1959 was 55, and 89 in 2004.

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