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Hollier Name Meaning

English and French: occupational name for a brothelkeeper, Middle English, Old French holier, hollier (a dissimilated variant of horier ‘pimp’, agent noun from hore, hure ‘whore’, of Germanic origin). It was probably also used as an abusive nickname. English: topographic name for someone who lived by a holly grove or conspicuous holly tree, from a derivative of Middle English holi(e), holin ‘holly (tree)’ (from Old English hold(g)n).

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


Similar surnames: Hillier, Holler, Holder, Toller, Collier, Huller, Heller, Hollen

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Hollier Family Origin

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Hollier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Works In Field

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Hollier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Hollier's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Works In Field were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollier. A less common occupation for the Hollier family was Farm Laborer.

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Hollier Life Expectancy

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