Sadie Bell Holloway

4 November 1894–June 1983 (Age 88)
Worcester, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Sadie Bell

When Sadie Bell Holloway was born on 4 November 1894, in Worcester, Maryland, United States, her father, Joseph Mordecai Holloway, was 35 and her mother, Sarah M. Hancock, was 36. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Clarence Otto Adkins. She lived in Pittsville, Wicomico, Maryland, United States in 1930 and District 4, Wicomico, Maryland, United States in 1940. She died in June 1983, in Worcester, Maryland, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Forest Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Parsonsburg, Wicomico, Maryland, United States.

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Clarence Otto Adkins
Sadie Bell Holloway
Clarissa Elizabeth Adkins
Phillip George ADKINS
Mary F Adkins

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 2
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 4
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 24
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived ‘(by the) sunken road’, from Middle English hol(g)h ‘hollow’ + weie ‘way, road’ (Old English holh + weg), or else a habitational name from any of numerous places so named, such as Holloway (Middlesex) or Holway (Somerset). In Ireland (Leinster), the name has sometimes been Gaelicized as Ó hAilmhic (see Hulvey ).

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

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Sources (5)

  • Sadie B Holloway in household of Joseph M Holloway, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sadie B Adkins in household of Clarence Adkins, "United States Census, 1940"

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