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Holstead Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Halstead. Possibly an altered form of Norwegian Holstad.

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


Similar surnames: Holsted, Halstead, Holstad, Halsted, Holte, Hallsted, Holster

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Holstead Family Origin

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Holstead Family Occupations

What did your Holstead ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Clerk

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Cotton Spinner

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, Clerk, Coal Miner and Cotton Spinner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holstead. The most common Holstead occupation in the UK was Clerk. 6% of Holstead's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Holstead family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Holstead | Data not to scale

Holstead Historical Records

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Holstead Life Expectancy

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