Holtzclaw Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Holzklau, which translates into modern German as ‘wood thief’, but is probably a nickname for someone who gathered wood, from Middle High German holz ‘wood’ + a derivative of kluben ‘to pick up’, ‘gather’, ‘steal’.

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List of People with Surname Holtzclaw

Based on our public records, there are a total of 965 people with the surname Holtzclaw. Among these people surnamed Holtzclaw, there are approximately 265 different names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. John Holtzclaw, Robert Holtzclaw and David Holtzclaw are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Holtzclaw, with 19, 18 and 17 people respectively.

Moreover, Our data shows that Georgia has the most people surnamed Holtzclaw, with a total of 184 people, and there are a total of 125 different names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Holtzclaw, with a total of 77 people and an average of 60 different names.