Holstrom Family History

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Holstrom Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed possibly of a shortening of holm ‘island’ + ström ‘stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Holmstrom, Ostrom, Malstrom, Ellstrom, Hellstrom, Bostrom, Ahlstrom

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Holstrom Family Origin

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Holstrom Family Occupations

What did your Holstrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Holstrom family was Farmer & Blacksmith. Farmer, Tailor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holstrom. The most common Holstrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Holstrom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer & Blacksmith


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

Holstrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Holstrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holstrom 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 715 immigration records available for the last name Holstrom. 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 593 military records available for the last name Holstrom. For the veterans among your Holstrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holstrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Holstrom lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Holstrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Holstrom in 1954 was 40, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holstrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holstrom 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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