Holthaus Family History

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Holthaus Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a copse, from Middle Low German holt ‘small wood’ + hus ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Holthusen, Althaus, Holt, Holtkamp, Grothaus, Nordhaus, Holthus

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Holthaus Family Origin

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Holthaus Family Occupations

What did your Holthaus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holthaus. A less common occupation for the Holthaus family was Artist. The most common Holthaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Holthaus's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Artist

    3%

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Holthaus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Holthaus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holthaus 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Holthaus. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Holthaus. For the veterans among your Holthaus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holthaus Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Holthaus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Holthaus in 1951 was 29, and 79 in 2004.

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