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Holzman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a woodcutter or someone who sold wood from German Holz ‘wood’ + Mann (Yiddish man) ‘man’. Altered form of German Holzmann .

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

Similar surnames: Holzmann, Holdman, Kolman, Salzman, Holtzman, Hillman, Heldman

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Where is the Holzman family from?

You can see how Holzman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Holzman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Holzman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 6 Holzman families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Holzman's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Holzman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Holzman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Holzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Holzman. 100% of Holzman men worked as a Labourer and 100% of Holzman women worked as a Clerk. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Holzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holzman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Holzman. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Holzman. For the veterans among your Holzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Holzman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Holzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Holzman in 1945 was 27, and 80 in 2004.

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