Holtry Family History

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Holtry Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This surname occurs chiefly in PA.

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


Similar surnames: Goltry, Duttry, Holly, Holsey, Holley, Holt, Hornby, Hora, Howard

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Holtry Family Origin

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Holtry Family Occupations

What did your Holtry ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Holtry. 31% of Holtry men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Holtry women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Holtry were Truck Driver and Boarder

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    31%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    16%
  • Cook
    11%
  • Seamstress
    11%
  • Boarder
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Holtry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Holtry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Holtry 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 49 immigration records available for the last name Holtry. 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 390 military records available for the last name Holtry. For the veterans among your Holtry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Holtry Life Expectancy

What is the average Holtry lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Holtry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Holtry in 1953 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Holtry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Holtry 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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