Can we use "would have had " to make a guess about the past?

For e.g.

He would have had those dollars!

(We don't know if he has the dollars but he might have had them)

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Yes you can definitely do that! We say that, "He would've had x amount of dollars."

P.S. your usage of e.g. is incorrect. You don't have to say for in front of e.g.

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