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Holdcroft Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Holcroft in Lancashire, so named from Old English holh ‘hollow’, ‘depression’ + croft ‘paddock’, ‘smallholding’, or from some other minor place named with the same elements.

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

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Holdcroft Family Origin

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Holdcroft Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    21%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Potter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Holdcroft occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 21% of Holdcroft's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holdcroft. A less common occupation for the Holdcroft family was Potter.

Source: Census data for Holdcroft | Data not to scale

Holdcroft Historical Records

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Holdcroft Life Expectancy

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