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Holley Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): topographic name from Middle English holin, holi(e) ‘holly tree’. Compare Hollen.

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

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Holley Family Origin

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Holley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Scholar

    11%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Holley family was Labourer. The most common Holley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Holley's were Farmers. Farmer, Scholar and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holley.

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Holley Life Expectancy

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