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Hollywood Name Meaning

Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó Cuileannáin ‘descendant of Cuileannán’, a personal name from a diminutive of cuileann ‘holly tree’, which is more commonly Anglicized as Cullinan.

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


Similar surnames: Holland, Holly, Elwood, Allgood, Holyoak, Linwood, Hazelwood, Haywood

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Hollywood Family Origin

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Hollywood Family Occupations

What did your Hollywood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hollywood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Hollywood's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hollywood. A less common occupation for the Hollywood family was Labor.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Labor

    5%

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

Hollywood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hollywood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hollywood 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hollywood. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hollywood. For the veterans among your Hollywood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hollywood Life Expectancy

What is the average Hollywood lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Hollywood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Hollywood in 1950 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hollywood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hollywood 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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