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William Holston

Male Abt 1817 - 1863  (~ 46 years)


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  • Name William Holston  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
    Born Abt 1817  Stanford, Lincoln, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 16, 17, 18
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Feb 1863  Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried 16 Feb 1863  Madison, Davidson, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 12
    Person ID I2791  My Family History
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 

    Father John Holston,   b. Abt 1791, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1849 and 1850  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Nancy Bailey,   b. Abt 1788, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860, Penn, St Joseph, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 24 Nov 1811  Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19, 20
    Family ID F35  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. William Letcher Holston,   b. 14 Feb 1855, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1935, Symmes, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Lydia O'Hair,   b. 31 Mar 1818, Morgan, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1880, Paris, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1843  Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 13
    Children 
    +1. John Thomas Holston,   b. 21 Jan 1845, Edgar County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1917, Kingman, Kingman County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Natural]
    +2. Nancy Jane Holston,   b. 1846, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1906, St Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [Natural]
     3. Edward Waller Holston,   b. 1848, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864  (Age 16 years)  [Natural]
    +4. Lucretia Eleanor Holston,   b. 20 Jan 1850, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1921, Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Natural]
    +5. Minerva Anna Holston,   b. 1851, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1890, Paris, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)  [Natural]
     6. Rachel Holston,   b. 13 Apr 1853, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1923, Terre Haute, Vigo, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Natural]
     7. William Letcher Holston,   b. 14 Feb 1855, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1935, Symmes, Edgar, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Natural]
     8. Arnold R. Holston,   b. Feb 1858, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1935, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 13 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F81  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1850 Census shows William Holston, age 35, occupation as a miner, born in Harden County, KY. In 1860 he is living with his family in Edgar County, Illinois and is a farmer. The 1870 Census shows only Lydia Holston as the head of the household and her youngest child, Arnold, age 12 living with another family in Symmes, Edgar, Illinois.

  • Sources 
    1. [S237] 1850 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Year: 1850; Census Place: Haddon, Sullivan, Indiana; Roll: M432_173; Page: 227B; Image: .
      Record for William Holston

    2. [S309] Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;), Database online.
      Record for Mrs. Nancy Hopper

    3. [S309] Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;), Database online.
      Record for Mrs. Nancy J Hopper

    4. [S316] Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860, Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online.
      Record for William Holston

    5. [S235] 1860 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Year: 1860; Census Place: Embarrass, Edgar, Illinois; Roll: ; Page: 659; Image: 289.
      Record for William Holston

    6. [S237] 1850 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Year: 1850; Census Place: District 19, Edgar, Illinois; Roll: M432_105; Page: 208B; Image: .
      Record for William Holston

    7. [S248] Civil War Pension Index General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2000;), Database online.
      Record for William Holston. Application no. 31303, Certificate no. 136372.

    8. [S369] U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Database online.
      Record for William Holston

    9. [S256] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006, National Cemetery Administration, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for William Holston

    10. [S286] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Database online.
      Record for William L. Holston

    11. [S249] U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;).
      Record for William Holston

    12. [S479] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for William Holston

    13. [S601] Illinois, County Marriages, 1800-1940, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2016;).
      Record for Lydia O'Hair

    14. [S603] Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).
      Record for Lydia Ohair

    15. [S603] Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).
      Record for Lucretia E. Clem

    16. [S219] 1900 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Database online. Year: 1900; Census Place: Harrison, Vigo, Indiana; Roll: T623_409; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 120.
      Record for Lucretia E Clein

    17. [S223] 1910 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online. Year: 1910; Census Place: Los Angeles Assembly District 70, Los Angeles, California; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Record for Arnold H Holston

    18. [S220] 1880 U. S. Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online. Year: 1880; Census Place: Paris, Edgar, Illinois; Roll: 205; Family History Film: 1254205; Page: 168A; Enumeration District: 100; Image: 0096.
      Record for Minerva Buckler

    19. [S114] FamilySearch Individual Record.
      This citation has not been verified as yet. The record of the marriage was submitted by Dennis R. Morgan, 6417 Cottle Road, San Jose, CA 95123. Morgan has date of marriage as 25 Nov 1811 Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky

    20. [S311] Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850, Dodd, Jordan R., et al.., (Name: Ancestry.com; Location: Provo, Utah;).
      John Holston and Nancy Bailey, 24 Nov 1811