Holck Family History

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Holck Name Meaning

North German (Hölck): probably from an old personal name (see Hilke). Danish or Americanized spelling of German (Franconian) Holch, a nickname for a pious man, from Middle High German heilec ‘holy’.

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

Similar surnames: Hock, Mock, Rock, Hoock, Haack, Horch, Sock, Honick, Pock, Polce

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Holck Family Origin

Where is the Holck family from?

Holck Family Occupations

What did your Holck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Liquor Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holck. A less common occupation for the Holck family was Ship Carpeneter. The most common Holck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Holck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Liquor Dealer

  • Ship Carpeneter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Holck ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Holck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Holck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holck 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 757 immigration records available for the last name Holck. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 569 military records available for the last name Holck. For the veterans among your Holck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holck Life Expectancy

What is the average Holck lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Holck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Holck in 1964 was 79, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holck 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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