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

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Holck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Liquor Dealer

    20%
  • Ship Carpeneter

    20%

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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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Holck Historical Records

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Holck Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holck

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