Holzhauer Family History

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Holzhauer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a wood cutter, Middle High German holzhouwer.

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


Similar surnames: Holzhausen, Hofbauer, Hallbauer, Vilhauer, Holzhauser, Fellhauer

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Holzhauer Family Origin

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Holzhauer Family Occupations

What did your Holzhauer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Holzhauer. 14% of Holzhauer men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Holzhauer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Holzhauer were Proprietor and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    14%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Proprietor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    11%
  • Teacher
    7%
  • Saleslady
    5%
  • Stenographer
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Holzhauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Holzhauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holzhauer 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 704 immigration records available for the last name Holzhauer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Holzhauer. For the veterans among your Holzhauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holzhauer Life Expectancy

What is the average Holzhauer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Holzhauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Holzhauer in 1953 was 31, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holzhauer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holzhauer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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