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George Wilburn Holmes
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1893
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1974
Efland
Orange County
North Carolina, USA

Son of David Marshall Holmes and Elizabeth Durham Holmes.

Married to Ala Olena Howard around 1920.

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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1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Welbon O Holmes
Age: 6
Birth Date: Jul 1893
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1900: Bingham, Orange, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: George Holmes
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Name: Lizzie L Holmes
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
George Holmes 22
Lizzie L Holmes 29
Welbon O Holmes 6
Mary O Holmes 5

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: George W Holmes
Age in 1910: 16
Birth Year: abt 1894
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Bingham, Orange, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: David M Holmes
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Name: Lizzie L Holmes
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
David M Holmes 42
Lizzie L Holmes 38
George W Holmes 16
Mary O Holmes 12
Cora Holmes 5

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Georg Welburn Holmes
County: Orange
State: North Carolina
Birthplace: North Carolina,United States of America
Birth Date: 21 Jul 1894
Race: Caucasian (White)

North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000
Name: Holmes
Race: White
Event Type: Birth
Birth Date: 1938
Birth County: Alamance
Parent1 Name: George Wilburn Holmes
Roll Number: NCVR_B_C001_66001
Volume: 26
Page: 870

North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: George Wilburn Holmes
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 81
Marital status: Married
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Birth Date: 21 Jul 1893
Birth Place: North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 20 Aug 1974
Death Location: Efland, Orange
Spouse's Name: Ala H Holmes
Father's Name: David Marshall Holmes
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Durham Holmes
Residence: Efland, Orange, North Carolina
Cause of death: Cerebral Artery thrombosis, generalized and cerebral arteriosclerosis, arteriosclerotic heart disease, emphysema
Informant: Mrs Marie Albright, Rt 1, Efland NC 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Marshall Holmes (1867 - 1929)
  Elizabeth Durham Holmes (1871 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Ala Olena Howard Holmes (1901 - 1988)
 
 Children:
  Hildred Holmes (1921 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Husband of Ala Howard 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# 40451989
 

 
 
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