Holzman Family History

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Holzman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a woodcutter or someone who sold wood, from German Holz ‘wood’ + Mann ‘man’. Altered spelling 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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Holzman Family Origin

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Holzman Family 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 CA named Holzman. 34% of Holzman men worked as a Labourer and 67% of Holzman women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Holzman were Insurance Agent and In Training

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    34%
  • Carpenter
    17%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • Insurance Agent
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
    67%
  • In Training
    34%

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

Holzman Historical Records

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Census Record

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 List

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 Card

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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Holzman Life Expectancy

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holzman

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