When Rhoda A. Dement was born in 1843, in Gift, Alcorn, Mississippi, United States, her father, William Dement, was 42 and her mother, Mary Herrington, was 35. She married Thomas Jefferson or Wiley Hollimon in 1870. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Jones, Mississippi, United States for about 30 years and Beat 3, Jones, Mississippi, United States in 1910.
Possibly an altered form of German Demant, a metonymic occupational name for a diamond dealer or cutter, from Middle High German dīemant ‘diamond’.
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