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Holtan Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, from the definite plural form of holt ‘small wood’ (see Holt).

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


Similar surnames: Holten, Holton, Holan, Holter, Holte, Holien, Bolten, Bolton, Soltau

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Holtan Family Origin

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Holtan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holtan. The most common Holtan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Holtan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Holtan family was Keeping House.

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Holtan Historical Records

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Holtan Life Expectancy

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