Walter L Holloway

about 1879–
Georgia, United States

The Life of Walter L

When Walter L Holloway was born about 1879, in Georgia, United States, his father, John Holloway, was 44 and his mother, Martha Jane Wooten, was 34. He lived in District 1230, Brooks, Georgia, United States in 1880 and District 790, Brooks, Georgia, United States in 1900.

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John Holloway
Martha Jane Wooten
William Joel Holloway
Martha J Holloway
Nancy L Holloway
Susan E Holloway
Jasper B Holloway
Jacob B Holloway
Walter L Holloway
John R Holloway
Mary Elizabeth Holloway
James Redding Holloway
Nora Halloway

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 14

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Walter L W Halloway in household of John W Halloway, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Walter L Holloway in household of John Holloway, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Walter L Holloway - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Walter L Holloway

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