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Emily Caroline Ridgely Hollingsworth
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1794
Maryland, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1861
Georgetown
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

She was the third daughter of Henry and Matilda Ridgely. She was married to Horatio Ireland Hollingsworth, the son of Judge Zebulon Hollingsworth of Baltimore. Her remains were removed from a private cemetery on Woodley, owned by the Ridgely family on November 22, 1869.

She and her husband were the parents of nine children:

Matilda Elizabeth Hollingsworth (1819-1862) who married John Henry Carroll. A portrait of her is owned by Douglas Gordon Carroll of Brooklandville, Maryland.
Emily Hollingsworth (1820-1844)
Henry Hollingsworth (1821-1824)
John McHenry Hollingsworth who later changed his first name to James (1823-1889)
Francis Hollingsworth (1824-1853)
Edward Ireland Hollingsworth (1826-1847 in Mexico)
Thomas Moale Hollingsworth (1828-1830)
Caroline Hollingsworth (1831-1905)
Hester Frances "Fannie" Hollingsworth (1837-1866) who married Sinclair Barbarin and erected the stone in memory of her mother. 
 
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 Parents:
  Matilda Chase Ridgely (1763 - 1835)
 
 Children:
  James McHenry Hollingsworth (1823 - 1889)*
  Francis Hollingsworth (1824 - 1853)*
  Caroline Hollingsworth (1831 - 1905)*
  Hester Frances Hollingsworth Barbarin (1837 - 1866)*
 
 Siblings:
  William G. Ridgely (1788 - 1861)*
  Ann Chase Ridgely (1789 - 1875)*
  Emily Caroline Ridgely Hollingsworth (1794 - 1861)
  Samuel Chase Ridgely (1808 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Reno Hill, Lot 834.
 
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Oct 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42977714
Emily Caroline <i>Ridgely</i> Hollingsworth
Added by: Loretta Castaldi
 
Emily Caroline <i>Ridgely</i> Hollingsworth
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Added by: Bernadette Loeffel - Atkins
 
 
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 Added: Jul. 3, 2014
 
 
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