Holladay Family History

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Holladay Name Meaning

English: from Old English haligdæg ‘holy day’, ‘religious festival’. The reasons why this word should have become a surname are not clear; probably it was used as a byname for one born on a religious festival day.

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


Similar surnames: Hockaday, Hallaway, Holloway, Allday, Holliman, Golladay, Hollaway

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Holladay Family Origin

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Holladay Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Brickmaker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Carpenter Journeyman

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Holladay family was Carpenter Journeyman. Agricultural Labourer, Brickmaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holladay. The most common Holladay occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 17% of Holladay's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Holladay Historical Records

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Holladay Life Expectancy

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