When Cecil Henry Westwood was born on 19 November 1925, in Paradise, Butte, California, United States, his father, Walter Henry Westwood, was 36 and his mother, Ida Mae Shoemaker, was 31. He lived in Chico, Butte, California, United States in 1930 and American Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 25 March 1990, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 64.
English: topographic name habitational name for someone who lived ‘by the west wood’ (Middle English west + wode), or who came from any of numerous places called Westwood (from Old English west ‘west’ + wudu ‘wood’), such as those in Kent, Wiltshire, Warwickshire, or Worcestershire.
History: William Westwood was one of the founders of Hartford, CT, in 1635 (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker).