Holland Family History
Holland Surname History
This Holland origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Holland surname made up of user-uploaded content from users like you. Holland family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Holland family researchers. The Holland family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Holland family has spread, it has changed making its origin challenging to uncover.
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The evolution of Holland begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there have been changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As families, tribes, and clans moved between countries and languages, the Holland name may have changed with them. Holland families have travelled around the world all throughout history.
Holland country of origin
County Cork, Ireland
Meaning of the last name Holland
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The meaning of Holland come may come from a trade, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Holland come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
- Elizabeth G. Betsy Holland 1796 - ?
- Lydia Ann Holland 1574 - 1604
- Elsie Holland Graham
- Nancy Elizabeth Holland Grisham 1880 - ?
- Elizabeth (Holland) Fiennes, Lady 1389 - 1449
- Frances Elizabeth "Fannie" Holland Yancy 1849 - ?
- John Holland 1548 - 1571
- James Holland Qualls 1894 - ?
- Jack Holland
- Richard Holland 1389 - 1400
- Susannah Capell B. Hollan 1694) 1694 - ?
- Drusilla Mae Holland Cunningham 1830 - ?
- Cleo Madeline (Hutson) Holland 1909 - ?
- Thomas Holland 1st Earl Of Kent, 1st Earl of Kent 1314 - 1360
- Elizabeth Bavidge Holland
- Charlotte Holland
- ? Holland
- Jacob Holland 1791 - 1887
- Tom Holland 1888 - ?
Holland Family Tree
Famous people named Holland
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Holland
Irish: Skibbereen, County Cork, Ireland
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Fun facts about the Holland family
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Holland spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Holland were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Holland. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Holland family name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Holland change in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries across time.