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Holdridge Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from Holdridge in Devon, so named from Old English heald ‘sloping’ + hrycg ‘ridge’, but more likely a variant of Aldridge.

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


Similar surnames: Doddridge, Holdredge, Waldridge, Sandridge, Herridge, Aldridge

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Holdridge Family Origin

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Holdridge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holdridge. The most common Holdridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Holdridge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holdridge family was Laborer.

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Holdridge Historical Records

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Holdridge Life Expectancy

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