James C. "Jimmy" Holloway

October 1848–13 May 1932 (Age 83)
Carroll, Georgia, United States

The Life of James C. "Jimmy"

When James C. "Jimmy" Holloway was born in October 1848, in Carroll, Georgia, United States, his father, John B Holloway, was 48 and his mother, Dorcas Beck, was 39. He married Judia Holloway about 1868, in Randolph, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Beat 5, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States in 1930 and Ohio, United States in 1932. He died on 13 May 1932, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Itawamba, Mississippi, United States.

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James C. "Jimmy" Holloway
Judia Holloway
Marriage: about 1868
Josephine Holloway
George Wesley Holloway

Spouse and Children

about 1868
Randolph, Alabama, United States



    George Wesley Holloway


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+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 1

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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)

  • James F Halloway in household of J Ebb Halloway, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Holaway, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Holoway, "United States Census, 1880"

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