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Holstead Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Halstead. Possibly an altered form of Norwegian Holstad.

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


Similar surnames: Holsted, Halstead, Holstad, Halsted, Holte, Hallsted, Holster

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Holstead Family Origin

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Holstead Family Occupations

What did your Holstead ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Holstead ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    20%
  • Junk Dealer

    20%
  • Lawyer

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%

In 1881, the most common Holstead occupation in Canada was Cabinet Maker. 20% of Holstead's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Holstead family was Merchant. Cabinet Maker, Junk Dealer and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holstead.

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Holstead Historical Records

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Holstead Life Expectancy

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Famous Holstead Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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