Sarah Frances Holley

2 March 1906–30 July 1986 (Age 80)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Sarah Frances

When Sarah Frances Holley was born on 2 March 1906, in Arkansas, United States, her father, James Marion Holley, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Lucinda Foreman, was 23. She lived in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States in 1910. She died on 30 July 1986, at the age of 80, and was buried in Pleasant Hill, Cross, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Marion Holley
1877–1950
Elizabeth Lucinda Foreman
1882–1921
Mary Caroline Holley
1902–1988
Sarah Frances Holley
1906–1986
Martha L Holley
1909–2002
Nancy Jane Holley
1914–1984
Lillie Belle Holley
1918–2001

Parents and Siblings

    Male1877–1950Male

    Elizabeth Lucinda Foreman

    Female1882–1921Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 1

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1927

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): topographic name from Middle English holin, holi(e) ‘holly tree’. Compare Hollen .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Francis S Holley in household of James M Holley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah Frances Hudson, "Find A Grave Index"

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