John Holladay

10 March 1798–31 December 1862 (Age 64)
Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Holladay was born on 10 March 1798, in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States, his father, Daniel William Holladay Jr, was 45 and his mother, Keziah Rebecca Terry, was 25. He married Catherine Beasley Higgins on 16 April 1822, in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1851 and Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1857. In 1850, at the age of 51, his occupation is listed as one of a company, in the group of the second ten, selected to explore southern utah in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 31 December 1862, in Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States.

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John Holladay
Catherine Beasley Higgins
Marriage: 16 April 1822
Susannah Fleming Holladay
Lettisha Hollis Holladay
Catherine Beasley Holladay
John Daniel Holladay
Sarah Ann Holladay
Caron Huppuch Holladay
David Hollis Holladay
Keziah Donnell Holladay
Thomas Wiley Middleton Holladay
Lenora McCray Holladay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 April 1822Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    Age 5
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries: 1818: Marion, Alabama Territory, United States 1819: Marion, Alabama, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): variant of Holliday .

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

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    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 (60)

    • John Haliday, "United States Census, 1830"
    • John H. Holliday in entry for Sarah A. H. Dowdel, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Jno Holliday, "United States Census, 1860"

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