Holen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, so named from the definite singular form of Old Norse hóll ‘round hill’, ‘mound’ (see Hole). Shortened form of Dutch van (den) Holen, a variant of Hole 2.

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


Similar surnames: Hole, Holan, Holten, Dolen, Hoen, Holien, Molen, Osen, Holben, Holden

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Holen Family Origin

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Holen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Gentleman

    33%
  • Miller

    33%

In 1881, the most common Holen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Holen's were Farmers. Farmer and Gentleman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holen. A less common occupation for the Holen family was Miller.

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Holen Historical Records

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Holen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Holen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Holen in 1954 was 41, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holen

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