Job H Holloway

1830–1921 (Age 91)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Job H

When Job H Holloway was born in 1830, in Indiana, United States, his father, Jason Holloway, was 29 and his mother, Jane Rawls, was 22. He married Rebecca Copeland on 26 September 1855, in Duck Creek, Henry, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Lagro Township, Wabash, Indiana, United States for about 40 years and Lagro, Wabash, Indiana, United States in 1920. He died on 5 March 1921, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Job H Holloway
Rebecca Copeland
Marriage: 26 September 1855
Louisa E Holloway
Cynthia E. Holloway
Jennie H Holloway
Anna Holloway
Lola Elizabeth Holloway

Spouse and Children


    Rebecca Copeland


26 September 1855
Duck Creek, Henry, Indiana, United States


    Louisa E Holloway



    Jennie H Holloway



    Lola Elizabeth Holloway


Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 6

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 30

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous minor places so called, from Old English hol ‘hollow’, ‘sunken’ + weg ‘way’, ‘path’. In Ireland, it has sometimes been Gaelicized as Ó hAilmhic ( see Hulvey ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Job Holloway, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Job Holaway in household of Jason Holaway, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Job Holloway, "United States Census, 1920"

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