David Hollis Holladay

31 October 1832–29 January 1874 (Age 41)
Marion, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of David Hollis

When David Hollis Holladay was born on 31 October 1832, in Marion, Alabama, United States, his father, John Holladay, was 34 and his mother, Catherine Beasley Higgins, was 34. He married Henrietta Ann Taylor on 1 February 1852, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 29 January 1874, in Spring Lake, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Santaquin City Cemetery, Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Hollis Holladay
Henrietta Ann Taylor
Marriage: 1 February 1852
David Franklin Holladay
John Martin Holladay
Henrietta Ann Holladay
Elizabeth Euzelle Holladay
Norman Sylvester Holladay
Jesse Hollis Holladay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 February 1852San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 14
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire
    Age 17
    The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): variant of Holliday .

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

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    Story Highlight

    A Short History of the Life of John Holladay (1798-1862)

    John Holladay was born on 10 March 1798, the son of Daniel Holladay Jr. and Keziah Rebecca Terry, in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina. John's father, Daniel Holladay Jr. and grandfather Daniel Holladay …

    Sources (36)

    • David Holliday in household of John Holliday, "United States Census, 1850"
    • David H. Holladay in entry for John Martin Holladay, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • David Holladay, "United States Census, 1870"

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