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  • William Clemons Hollins, III (1880 - 1954)
    William Clemons Hollins III BIRTH 1880 DEATH 1954 (aged 73–74) BURIAL Pecan Gap Cemetery Pecan Gap, Delta County, Texas, USA PLOT Section S West Plot 16 MEMORIAL ID 25504775 · View Source MEMORIAL PHO...
  • Winnie Ellen Hollins (1889 - 1914)
    Winnie Ellen Price Hollins BIRTH 4 Oct 1889 Jacksboro, Jack County, Texas, USA DEATH 10 Aug 1914 (aged 24) Jacksboro, Jack County, Texas, USA BURIAL Oakwood Cemetery Jacksboro, Jack County, Texas, USA...
  • (Unknown) Hollins (deceased)
    Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Aug 16 2018, 7:38:21 UTC
  • ? Hollins (deceased)
  • Abe Hollins (deceased)

About the Hollins surname

The Hollins surname means by the Hollies--holly bushes or trees. It consequently is not geographic specific, but seems to be most common in the midlands of England-Cheshire, Staffordshire and later, Lancashire. It is possible that it arose in Cheshire prior to 1066, and possibly even earlier than the Angl0-Saxon arrival in England.

Spelling variations abound--Hawlings, Hallings, as do related names: Hollinshead, Hollingshead, and in some parish records Hollins. appears to have substituted for the longer version of the name Hollinshead.