John Holman

about 1809–
North Carolina, United States

The Life of John

When John Holman was born about 1809, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Reuben Holman, was 23 and his mother, Mary 'Polly' Riley, was 22.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Holman
1786–1828
Mary 'Polly' Riley
1787–
Susan Holman
1805–
John Holman
1809–
Cassandra Holman
1810–
James Riley Holman
1811–1861
John Holman
1811–1869
Joseph H. Holman
1815–1875
Nancy Holman
1819–1825
George Walker Holman
1820–1863
Reuben Holman
1828–1871

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Susan Holman

    Female1805–Female

    Male1809–Male

    Cassandra Holman

    Female1810–Female

    Male1811–1861Male

    John Holman

    Male1811–1869Male

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World Events (8)

1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 3

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 21

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 41

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly southern) and Dutch: topographic name for a dweller in a hollow ( see Hole ).2 English (chiefly southern): topographic name for a dweller by a holly tree or on an island, from Middle English holm ( see Holme ) + man.

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

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