James Sawyer Holman

17 September 1805–21 June 1873 (Age 67)
Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of James Sawyer

When James Sawyer Holman was born on 17 September 1805, in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Jonathan Holman Jr, was 41 and his mother, Zilpha Sawyer, was 40. He married Naomi Roxanna LeBaron on 24 March 1833, in LeRoy, Genesee, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 21 June 1873, in Holden, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Holden Cemetery, Holden, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Sawyer Holman
1805–1873
Naomi Roxanna LeBaron
1816–1881
Marriage: 24 March 1833
Harriet Naomi Holman
1834–1914
James Alonzo Holman
1835–1920
Sarah Melissa Holman
1838–1901
Zilpha Holman
1840–1840
Susan Adeline Holman
1841–1918
Sanford Holman
1844–1938
Silas William Holman
1846–1862
Emma Jane Holman
1851–1927
David Elias Holman
1852–1854
Charles Scholly Holman
1855–1855
Lydia Batchelder Holman
1856–1857
Isaac Lester Holman
1859–1940

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 March 1833LeRoy, Genesee, New York, United States
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1808
    Age 3
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1818
    Age 13
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 20
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): topographic name for a ‘dweller in a hollow’, from hol + man (Old English holh + mann). Compare Holler and Hole .Dutch: habitational name for someone from any of several locations named Hol, from Dutch hol ‘hollow’, or from Middle Dutch hole, heule ‘(low) arched bridge, weir’.Dutch: from a pet form, formed with man ‘man’, of the personal name Holle, from an ancient Germanic compound name with the element hold ‘loyalty’, for instance Holdert, Hollebrand, Holger and Holmer. Compare Holleman .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Holeman
    Holleman
    Hollman
    Holmon
    Holler

    Story Highlight

    Naomi Roxanne LeBaron Holman

    Half Sister to Melissa Bloomfield LeBaron – Benjamin Johnson’s First Wife Mother of Harriet Naomi Holman. Sarah Melissa Holman and Susan Adeline Holman – Three of BFJohnson’s wives Written by Pa …

    Sources (89)

    • James S Holman, "United States Census, 1850"
    • James Holman in entry for Susan A Johnson, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Irs C Holman, "United States Census, 1870"

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