Holley Family History

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Holley Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): topographic name from Middle English holin, holi(e) ‘holly tree’. Compare Hollen.

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


Similar surnames: Hollen, Tolley, Holler, Howley, Folley, Hooley, Hulley, Lolley, Holle

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Holley Family Origin

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Holley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holley. A less common occupation for the Holley family was Bricklayer. The most common Holley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Holley's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Holley Historical Records

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Holley Life Expectancy

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Famous Holley Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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