Holdridge Family History

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Holdridge Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from Holdridge in Devon, so named from Old English heald ‘sloping’ + hrycg ‘ridge’, but more likely a variant of Aldridge.

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


Similar surnames: Doddridge, Holdredge, Waldridge, Sandridge, Herridge, Aldridge

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Holdridge Family Origin

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Holdridge Family Occupations

What did your Holdridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Acs Grocery Dept Assist and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Holdridge. 3% of Holdridge men worked as an Acs Grocery Dept Assist and 58% of Holdridge women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Holdridge were Bank Cashier and Assistant School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Acs Grocery Dept Assist
    3%
  • Agent machice Of Agricultural
    3%
  • Agricultural Instree
    3%
  • Bank Cashier
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    58%
  • Dressmaker
    5%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Assistant School Teacher
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Holdridge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Holdridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holdridge 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 805 immigration records available for the last name Holdridge. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Holdridge. For the veterans among your Holdridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holdridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Holdridge lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Holdridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Holdridge in 1955 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holdridge

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