Isaac Hollingsworth

22 February 1737–24 November 1809 (Age 72)
Shenandoah, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Hollingsworth was born on 22 February 1737, in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, his father, George Henry Hollingsworth, was 24 and his mother, Hannah McKay, was 19. He married Susannah Wright on 12 December 1772, in Bush River, Newberry, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Wateree, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1767 and Bush River, Newberry, South Carolina, United States in 1804. He died on 24 November 1809, in West Branch MM, Miami, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in West Branch MM, Miami, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Hollingsworth
Susannah Wright
Marriage: 12 December 1772
Rebeckah Hollingsworth
Nathan Hollingsworth
John Hollingsworth
Hannah Hollingsworth
Rachel Hollingsworth
William Hollingsworth
Joel Hollingsworth
Peter Hollingsworth
Ruth Hollingsworth
Keziah Hollingsworth
Christopher Hollingsworth
Sarah Hollingsworth
Susanna Hollingsworth
Isaac Hollingsworth
John Hollingsworth

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 December 1772Bush River, Newberry, South Carolina, United States
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    World Events (5)

    1758 · Mount Vernon
    Age 21
    Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
    Age 39
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
    Age 43
    On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Hollingworth (Cheshire), Hollingworth in Butterworth (Lancashire), or possibly Hollinworth Head in Charlesworth (Derbyshire), from Old English holegn ‘holly’ + worth ‘enclosure’. The surname, which was taken to Ireland in the 17th century, has developed a variant with an unexplained medial -s- not noted in any of the placename forms.Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish name.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Isaac Hollingsworth by his granddaughter in the book Quakers in the South Carolina back country, Wateree and Bush River

    Quakers in the South Carolina back country, Wateree and Bush River--- Indiana Quaker Records 4020 East 34th St Indianapolis, Indiana 4621 1969 “…Big Isaac Hollingsworth…residents of the same tract o …

    Sources (11)

    • I. Hollingsworth in entry for John Pearson, "Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962"
    • Isaac Hollinsworth in entry for Elisha Jones and Susania Hollinsworth, "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958"
    • Isaac Hollingsworth, "Find A Grave Index"

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