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Shanholtz Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schönholtz, a topographic name from Middle High German schoen ‘beautiful’ + holz ‘wood’, ‘forest’.

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


Similar surnames: Sponholz, Shanholtzer, Holtz, Kienholz, Nabholz, Anhalt, Seasholtz

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Shanholtz Family Origin

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Shanholtz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Servant

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Shanholtz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Shanholtz's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shanholtz. A less common occupation for the Shanholtz family was Servant.

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Shanholtz Historical Records

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Shanholtz Life Expectancy

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