Holbeck Family History

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Holbeck Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named south of Berlin, probably from a derivative of Sorbian holb ‘dove’, ‘pigeon’.

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


Similar surnames: Colbeck, Holberg, Robeck, Kolbeck, Walbeck, Halleck, Holbach, Holben

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Holbeck Family Origin

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Holbeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Labourer Coloring Warehouse (Sub)

    25%
  • Railway Engine Driver

    25%
  • Vicar St Margarets

    25%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer Coloring Warehouse (Sub) and Railway Engine Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holbeck. A less common occupation for the Holbeck family was Vicar St Margarets. The most common Holbeck occupation in the UK was Farmer. 25% of Holbeck's were Farmers.

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Holbeck Historical Records

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Holbeck Life Expectancy

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Famous Holbeck Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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