Sophia Annie Holaway

24 January 1887–23 August 1948 (Age 61)
Douglas, Georgia, United States

The Life of Sophia Annie

When Sophia Annie Holaway was born on 24 January 1887, her father, John Nelson Holaway, was 32 and her mother, Margret Rebekah Harris, was 24. She married Brooks about 1904, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Beat 1, Lamar, Mississippi, United States in 1930. She died on 23 August 1948, at the age of 61.

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Sophia Annie Holaway
Marriage: about 1904
Arvin Dick Brooks

Spouse and Children

about 1904
Alabama, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Nelson Holaway


    Margret Rebekah Harris




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

Age 17

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Holloway .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Annie Green in household of Wesley B Green, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Annie Green in entry for Mr Rufus Green, "Mississippi, County Marriages, 1858-1979"
  • Annie Halloway, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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