Holter Family History

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Holter Name Meaning

English (Sussex): topographic name for someone who lived by a holt, a small wood, + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. North German (also Hölter): habitational name from places called Holter or Hölter. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southeastern Norway, from the indefinite plural of holt ‘holt’, ‘small wood’ (see Holt).

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


Similar surnames: Holten, Holte, Holtzer, Halter, Holmer, Hoster, Holder, Hoelter

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Holter Family Origin

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Holter Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Beerhouse Keeper Bricklayer

    6%
  • Bricklayer

    6%
  • Cashier (In Public Con)

    6%

In 1881, the most common Holter occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Holter's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Beerhouse Keeper Bricklayer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Holter. A less common occupation for the Holter family was Cashier (In Public Con).

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Holter Historical Records

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Holter Life Expectancy

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