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Holtorf Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places so named in northern Germany, or from Holtorp in Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Holdorf, Holter, Holten, Holford, Holton, Colton, Nondorf, Hoelter

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Holtorf Family Origin

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Holtorf Family Occupations

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  • Store Clerk

    50%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Shoe Maker

    25%

In 1881, the most common Holtorf occupation in Canada was Store Clerk. 50% of Holtorf's were Store Clerks. Store Clerk and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holtorf. A less common occupation for the Holtorf family was Shoe Maker.

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Holtorf Historical Records

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Holtorf Life Expectancy

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