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Hollingsworth Name Meaning

English and Irish: habitational name from places in Cheshire and Lancashire called Hollingworth, from Old English hole(g)n ‘holly’ + worð ‘enclosure’. The surname was taken to Ireland in the 17th century. Jewish (American): presumably an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name.

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


Similar surnames: Killingsworth, Hainsworth, Illingworth, Holdsworth, Hollinger

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Hollingsworth Family Origin

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Hollingsworth Family Occupations

What did your Hollingsworth ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hollingsworth family was Labourer. The most common Hollingsworth occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Hollingsworth's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollingsworth.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

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Hollingsworth Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hollingsworth ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hollingsworth Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollingsworth lifespan?

Between 1989 and 2004, Hollingsworth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hollingsworth in 1989 was 55, and 68 in 2004.

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