Holdman Family History
Holdman Name Meaning
English: status name denoting a ‘servant of the noble’ from Middle English hold(e) + man (see Hold ). English: variant of Oldman from Middle English ald old ‘old’ and man ‘man’. Americanized form of North German Holdmann: topographic name from Middle Low German holt ‘small wood’ + man ‘man’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press