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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

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Hollingsworth Family Origin

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Hollingsworth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollingsworth. A less common occupation for the Hollingsworth family was Farming. The most common Hollingsworth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Hollingsworth's were Farmers.

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Hollingsworth Historical Records

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Hollingsworth Life Expectancy

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