The Carson Family

From Washington County, Virginia 
To Rockcastle County, Kentucky
To Jellico, Tennessee
To Davie, Broward County, Florida


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

James Holman (Holdman, Holeman), born about 1814 in Kentucky, is the earliest documented ancestor in our Holman family tree. He lived in the area of Brodhead (Stigall's Stand), Kentucky, which is 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. 

James Alexander Holman, born about 1841 in Kentucky, is the fourth child and oldest son of James Holman and Martha Ramsey


The Stringtown Cemetery located in Garrard County, Kentucky, just northeast of Crab Orchard, Kentucky, on Cemetery Road between S Harmons Lick Road and Dripping Springs Road.


James Alexander Holman
Company A 11 Kentucky Cavalry



James P Holman (son of James Alexander Holman and Matilda Ann Elkins) and his wife Emma Roberts                                       






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