Holmstrom Family History

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Holmstrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Holmström): ornamental name composed of the elements holm ‘island’ + ström ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Holstrom, Hellstrom, Malmstrom, Hallstrom, Ostrom, Hedstrom, Bostrom

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Holmstrom Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Holmstrom name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Holmstrom. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    29%

  • Sweden

    14%

  • Norway

    13%

  • Germanic Europe

    9%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    8%

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Holmstrom Family Origin

Where is the Holmstrom family from?

Holmstrom Family Occupations

What did your Holmstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Holmstrom occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 50% of Holmstrom's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Holmstrom.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Labourer

    50%

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

Holmstrom Historical Records

What Holmstrom family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Holmstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holmstrom 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Holmstrom. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Holmstrom. For the veterans among your Holmstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holmstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Holmstrom lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Holmstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Holmstrom in 1952 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holmstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holmstrom 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.

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