Hollingshead Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from a lost place in County Durham called Hollingside or Holmside, from Old English hole(g)n ‘holly’ + side ‘hillside’, ‘slope’; there is a Hollingside Lane on the southern outskirts of Durham city. In some cases it may be from Hollinhead in Lancashire, so named from Old English holegn ‘holly’ + heafod ‘headland’, ‘ridge’.

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List of People with Surname Hollingshead

According to our database, there are a total of 1,530 people with the surname Hollingshead. Among these people surnamed Hollingshead, there are about 371 different names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. James Hollingshead, Robert Hollingshead and John Hollingshead are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Hollingshead, with 30, 30 and 29 people respectively.

Additionally, we found that Ohio has the largest number of people surnamed Hollingshead, with a total of 153 people, and there are a total of 108 different names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hollingshead, with a total of 121 people and an average of 95 different names.