Holte Name Meaning

North German: variant of Holt. North German: habitational name from any of several places so named. Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, most of them named from the dative singular of holt (see Holt). Dutch: from a short form of a Germanic compound personal name with initial element holt ‘loyal’, ‘friendly’.

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


Similar surnames: Holten, Holt, Holter, Hole, Holme, Holle, Bolte, Hope, Halle, Horne

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Holte Family Origin

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Holte Family Occupations

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  • CommerÇant

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farmer Son

    17%
  • Modiste

    17%

In 1881, CommerÇant, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holte. The most common Holte occupation in Canada was CommerÇant. 17% of Holte's were CommerÇants. A less common occupation for the Holte family was Modiste.

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Holte Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Holte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Holte in 1957 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holte

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