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Sgt James Holliday, Jr
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1779
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1870
Harrison County
Indiana, USA

Son of James ?Robert? Holliday (1754-1834) and Agnes Gables/Gamble; siblings Margaret Holliday [Marsh], Joseph and Nalen

Veteran of the War of 1812; SERGEANT in the REG'T (LEWIS') KENTUCKY VOLUNTEERS, 5th Kentucky Militia.

Married first, Marcia Scholl, descendant of Danial Boone, in March of 1808, married by Baptist minister D. Barrow; parents of:

Jesse Boone HOLLIDAY 1811 1874
William HOLLIDAY 1813 1813

Secondly, married Rebecca Frame (1791-1871) on Mar 7, 1819; parents of nine children

Birth date per James Holliday Family Bible and headstone; NOTE: family bible has death in 1876 not 1870 per headstone

"According to census info for James Holliday, he was in Harrison Co IN in 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, & 1870. He was born in PA. He and his 2nd wife are buried in the "Old Marsh" Cemetery near Laconia, Harrison Co IN. His death was ca. 8 Sept 1870 and he was 90 yrs. old"

This listing is compiled from a list copied in June of 1940 and from a walk through and notation of remaining headstones in 2003, along with information provided by decedents. LYNN SNYDER (Okiemo) ( on Sunday, August 17, 2003 
Family links: 
  James Holliday (1754 - 1834)
  Marcia Scholl Holliday (1791 - 1814)
  Rebecca Frame Holliday (1791 - 1871)*
  Sarah Holliday Kelly (1809 - 1887)*
  James Holliday (1820 - 1895)*
  Henry Columbus Holliday (1829 - 1865)*
  Alexander T Holliday (1833 - 1908)*
  James Holliday (1779 - 1870)
  Margaret Holliday Marsh (1781 - 1860)*
  Samuel Holliday (1787 - 1843)*
*Calculated relationship
Marsh Burying Grounds
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
Created by: janicet
Record added: Nov 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61062090
Sgt James Holliday, Jr
Added by: janicet
Sgt James Holliday, Jr
Added by: janicet
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War of 1812 June 18, 1812 through December 24, 1814. War of 1812 was a military conflict lasting for two and a half years, fought by the United States of America against the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, its North American colonies and its...(Read more)
- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
 Added: Jan. 3, 2017
In honor of my 4th great grandfather
- janicet
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