Junia Jacob Hollifield

7 July 1864–15 August 1952 (Age 88)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Junia Jacob

When Junia Jacob Hollifield was born on 7 July 1864, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Riley Perol Hollifield, was 34 and his mother, Harriet Baker, was 29. He had at least 2 sons with Dora E Hampton. He lived in Camp Creek Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Spindale, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States for about 5 years. He died on 15 August 1952, in Kings Creek, Cherokee, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States.

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Junia Jacob Hollifield
Dora E Hampton
Salvia Claude Hollifield
William Tull Hollifield

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Battle of Bentonville
Age 1
The Battle of Bentonville took place in Johnston, North Carolina from March 19, 1865- March 21, 1865. It was considered the bloodiest battle of North Carolina, with around 4,000 casualties.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 26
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a minor place called as ‘the holy field’ (Old English hālig ‘holy’ + feld ‘open country’), perhaps Holyfield in Waltham Holy Cross (Essex), or, less likely for linguistic reasons, Hellifield (Yorkshire).

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

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Sources (11)

  • Junie J Hollifield in entry for William Tull Hollifield, "South Carolina, Delayed Birth Certificates, 1766-1900"
  • James J Hollifield, "United States Census, 1900"
  • J J Hollifield in entry for Salvia Claude Hollifield, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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