Hollar Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Hollar Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named, formerly Hunlar.

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

Similar surnames: Dollar, Koller, Holler, Hallam, Colla, Mollard, Hosler, Goller

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hollar Family Origin

Where is the Hollar family from?

Hollar Family Occupations

What did your Hollar ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Motor driver and Unpaid Domestic Dut were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hollar. 25% of Hollar men worked as a Motor driver and 50% of Hollar women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Dut. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hollar were Woollen Cloth Finisher and Unpaid Domestic Duties

View Census data for Hollar | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Motor driver
  • Railway Porter Incapacitated
  • Seaman
  • Woollen Cloth Finisher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Hollar Historical Records

What Hollar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hollar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hollar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Hollar

Passenger List

There are 783 immigration records available for the last name Hollar. 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.

View all Hollar immigration records

Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Hollar. For the veterans among your Hollar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hollar military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hollar family history.

Hollar Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollar lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Hollar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hollar in 1943 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollar 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.

Famous Hollar Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name

14-Day Free Trial