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James Holman (Holdman, Holeman)
Born: about 1814 in Kentucky
Died: after 1880

James Holman (Holdman, Holeman) was born about 1814 in Kentucky. He lived in the area of Brodhead (Stigall's Stand) and Crab Orchard Kentucky, which are on the border of three Kentucky counties: Lincoln, Garrard, and Rockcastle.

On June 4, 1835 in Garrard County, Kentucky, James Holman was married to Martha Ramsey, the daughter of Alexander Ramsey, by Baptist minister Benjamin Polston

Alexander Ramsey, the father of Martha Ramsey, was a resident of Garrard County, Kentucky in the US Census of 1820-1830-1840-1850-1860.

Alexander Ramsey is the son of Thomas Ramsey who fought in the Revolutionary war.


Garrard County Order Book #21, page 185, 

September County Court, 1843



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