Sallie Ann Roper

3 October 1870–10 January 1953 (Age 82)
Wilson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Sallie Ann

Sallie Ann Roper was born on 3 October 1870, in Wilson, North Carolina, United States as the daughter of Robert R. Roper and Louisa Bass. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Woodard D Holland. She lived in Springhill Township, Wilson, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Beulah Township, Johnston, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 January 1953, in Smithfield, Johnston, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Holland Family Cemetery, Kenly, Johnston, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Woodard D Holland
1868–1943
Sallie Ann Roper
1870–1953
Oscar L Holland
1896–
Samual Elbert Holland
1900–1983
Bertha Holland
1904–1984
Ora Holland
1907–1965
Eula Lumiza Holland
1910–1986
Minnie L. Holland
1914–1964

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

    Oscar L Holland

    Male1896–Male

    Samual Elbert Holland

    Male1900–1983Male

    Female1904–1984Female

    Ora Holland

    Female1907–1965Female

    Eula Lumiza Holland

    Female1910–1986Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Robert R. Roper

    MaleMale

    Louisa Bass

    Female1852–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 7

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a maker or seller of rope, from an agent derivative of Old English rāp ‘rope’. See also Roop .2 Variant of French Robert .3 North German (Röper): occupational name for a town crier, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German rōpen ‘to call’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sallie Holland in household of Woodard Holland, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sallie A Holland in household of Woodard Holland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sallie Holland in household of W I Holland, "United States Census, 1920"

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