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Ala Olena Howard Holmes
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1901
Orange County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1988
Orange County
North Carolina, USA

Daughter of Eugene Junius Howard and Elizabeth A Sykes Howard.

Married to George Wilburn Holmes around 1922.

George and Ala were the parents of:
Hildred Holmes
Junius David Holmes(1923-1998)
George Leonard Holmes(1940-2003)
Thomas Truitt Holmes
Marie Albright
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1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Ala O Howard
Age in 1910: 9
Birth Year: abt 1901
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Bingham, Orange, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: E J Howard
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Name: E A Howard
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
E J Howard 43
E A Howard 42
Velona Howard 19
Hattie N Howard 17
Walter F Howard 14
Eugene G Howard 11
Ala O Howard 9
Pearly S Howard 7
Coy E Howard 4
Baby Howard 0
Lina E Howard 68

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Ala Holmes
Age: 18
Birth Year: abt 1902
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Melville, Alamance, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Wilburn Holmes
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Wilburn Holmes 26
Ala Holmes 18
George A Dodson 26
Clegg Smith 18

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Ala O Holmes
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1901
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Bingham, Orange, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Wilbur Holmes
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
Wilbur Holmes 36
Ala O Holmes 29
Junius D Holmes 7
Lena M Holmes 1

North Carolina, Death Indexes, 1908-2004
Name: Ala Olena Holmes
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Social Security Number: 244504338
Occupation: Homemaker
Father's Name: Junius Howard
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Sykes
Age: 87
Date of Birth: 27 Feb 1901
Birthplace: Orange Co, NC
Address: Route 1, Box 69
Residence County: Orange
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 6 Nov 1988
Death County: Orange
Death State: North Carolina
Autopsy: No
Institution: Home
Attendant: Physician
Burial Place: Efland, NC
Cemetery: Cane Creek Baptist Church
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1988-92 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eugene Junius Howard (1869 - 1921)
  Elizabeth A Sykes Howard (1867 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  George Wilburn Holmes (1893 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  Hildred Holmes (1921 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Viola Howard Jones (1887 - 1951)*
  Veloney Howard Squires (1890 - 1945)*
  Hattie Howard Dodson (1893 - 1972)*
  Walter Franklin Howard (1895 - 1922)*
  Eugene Gray Howard (1898 - 1978)*
  Ala Olena Howard Holmes (1901 - 1988)
  Pearl Selene Howard Dodson (1903 - 1993)*
  Coye Howard Williams (1906 - 1979)*
  Jesse Hildred Howard (1909 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Wife of George Wilburn Holmes"
 
Burial:
Cane Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Hillsborough
Orange County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: Aug 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40451796
 

 
 
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