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James Burton Holman
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1780
Lee County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1876
Lamar County
Texas, USA

James Burton Holman was the son of John Holman who was born December 25, 1736 in Goochland,Virginia and died August 1833 in Hempstead County, Arkansas and is buried in the Old Pioneer Cemetery. This cemetery is located in the Old Washington State Park. His grave is marked with a Revolutionary War headstone. He served in Captain Yoe's Company of the Virginia Militia in the American Revolutionary War. John Holman is listed as a Daughters of the American Revolution Patriot. His wife was Elizabeth Burton. James Burton Holman married Rebecca Ventrees McNeil September 18, 1805. After her death in 1808, he married Rebecca Tong April 20, 1809. Lamar County Marriage Book 2, page 242 shows James Holman married Esther C. Mack on 19 Jan 1858. James and Rebecca Tong Holman moved to Texas in abt 1840 and were citizens of the Republic of Texas. James Burton Holman is listed as a citizen of the Republic of Texas by The Daughters of the Republic of Texas. 
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  John Holman (1736 - 1833)
  Elizabeth Burton Holman (1736 - 1828)
  Rebecca Vertrees McNeil Holman (1785 - 1808)
  Rebecca Tong Holman (1788 - 1857)*
  John Burton Holman (1807 - 1861)*
  Cyrus Kirkham Holman (1821 - 1879)*
  Daniel McNeil Holman (1825 - 1911)*
  Susan Barlett Holman Schrack (1827 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: John Holman the father of James Burton Holman is buried in The Old Pioneer Cemetery Hempstead Co AR
Old City Cemetery
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Cherokee Rose
Originally Created by: Carole Curry
Record added: Sep 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15934050
James Burton Holman
Added by: Carole Curry
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- Mervin D. Peters
 Added: Jan. 16, 2012
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- personna
 Added: Jun. 23, 2013
Holman, James-Burton-Born:Aug.27,1780 Died:Nov.19,1875 Buried:Old City Cemetery, Paris, Texas-Text:Confederate Veteran Magazine Vol.13,1905-PIONEER LIFE IN ARKANSAS.Herewith is a sketch of Mr. James Holman, who was born in Virginia August 22, 1780, and wa...(Read more)
- Paul V. Isbell
 Added: Sep. 6, 2012
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