When Julius Holley Jr. was born about 1750, in Anson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Julius Holley, was 34 and his mother, Sarah King, was 32.
nickname from Middle English hol ‘hollow’ + eie, egh(e) ‘eye’ (Old English hol + ēage), perhaps a nickname for someone with a missing eye.
topographic name for someone who lived by a ‘clearing in a hollow’, from Middle English hol ‘hollow’ + lei(e) ‘woodland clearing’.
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