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Alexander HOLMES[1]

Male 1777 - 1806  (29 years)


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  • Name Alexander HOLMES 
    Born 1777  [1
    Gender Male 
    Emigration Abt 1790  , Montgomery, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • "In about 1790, this family emigrated from near Winchester, in Frederick County, VA. to this [Pulaski] county, in what was then Montgomery County, Va. They settled at the mouth of Peake Creek on New River, about eight miles below this town [Pulaski City]."
    Residence Bef 1790  near Winchester, Frederick, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 1806  [1
    Buried 1806  , Montgomery, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • He is buried in the part of Montgomery County that later became Pulaski County, near Pulaski City. He lies next to his mother.
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Alexander Holmes -> Maud Horn's Atchley Family, in a transcription of a letter written by John Wm. Holmes

      Relationship to parents:
      Named as a child of Mary Atchley Holmes and her first husband, John Holmes -> Maud Horn's Atchley Family, in a transcription of a letter written by John Wm. Holmes

      He never married. -> noted in letter by John Wm. Holmes
    Person ID I4105  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 23 Nov 2012 

    Father John HOLMES,   b. 1730, , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1781  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Mary ATCHLEY,   b. 1747, , Middlesex, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1809, , Montgomery, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married , Loudoun, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1344  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S500] Maud Horn's Atchley Family History, accessed; 22 November 2012; pp. 2-3; citing a letter written by Dr. John Wm. Holmes to Mr. J. S. Atchley and dated 15 Sep 1917 (Reliability: 2).