Hollinger Family History

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Hollinger Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from places called Holling or Hollingen. English, northern Irish, and Scottish: topographic name from Middle English holin ‘holly’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Holzinger, Bollinger, Gollinger, Zollinger, Dollinger, Hellinger

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Hollinger Family Origin

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Hollinger Family Occupations

What did your Hollinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hollinger. 46% of Hollinger men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Hollinger women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hollinger were Gentleman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    46%
  • Labourer
    5%
  • Farm Operator
    3%
  • Gentleman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
    30%
  • Cashier
    10%
  • Designer
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hollinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Hollinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hollinger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hollinger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Hollinger. For the veterans among your Hollinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hollinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollinger lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hollinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1954. The average life expectancy for Hollinger in 1943 was 23, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollinger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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