Hollaway Family History

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Hollaway Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Holloway.

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

Similar surnames: Holaway, Holdaway, Hallaway, Solloway, Holdway, Allaway, Holaday

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Hollaway Family Origin

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Hollaway Family Occupations

What did your Hollaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollaway. The most common Hollaway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Hollaway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hollaway family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hollaway ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hollaway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Hollaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hollaway 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 860 immigration records available for the last name Hollaway. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Hollaway. For the veterans among your Hollaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hollaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollaway lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hollaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Hollaway in 1944 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollaway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollaway 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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