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James Holland
Birth: Jan. 12, 1754
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 19, 1823
Maury County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. He was a major in the North Carolina militia and saw service in the Continental line during the Revolution. He served as comptroller and justice of the peace of Rurherford County, North Carolina, and later served in the North Carolina State senate. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1793, establishing a practice in Rutherfordton, North Carolina. Elected to Congress from North Carolina, he served a single term from 1795 to 1797, and declined to run for reelection. Elected to Congress again in 1800, he served five terms, from 1801 to 1811. He moved to Maury County, Tennessee, in 1811, and establised an estate near Columbia, where he died. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
Holland Cemetery
Maury County
Tennessee, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 35.5511, 86.9203
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: May 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37370203

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