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Hi Fonda; While researching the Essary family on Ancestry I came across your memorials on Findagrave. Are you related to this family? My William Wesley Essary of Roby, Chester, Tn. is my line. George Davis
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|Lee Bandy||Memorial for JW Holloway 21261302|
I have gathered all of my information on Walter and others and submit the below for your consideration. I have searched for years for information on my grandmother, Alice Anthony, so with that said please consider the following. I will compact the facts as needed.
1. As entered on the Find A Grave Monument for J.W. Holloway, Find A Grave # 21261302
“The following information is from research submitted by V. Flesher:
I believe J.W. is Walter J, and is a nephew of John F, who I believe to be the father of the two little children, Rollie and Mamie. I had found John F and family in 1880 in Milan, then his widow was in AL and then in CA.
John F and Guston born in TN, their parents in VA.”
2. The following information is provided for reference and/or consideration in lieu of that published for this memorial. Source information, where available can be provided. 21 Sep 2016. Lee R Bandy, grandson of Alice C Anthony.
1880 United States Federal Census (USFC), Residing in Gibson Tennessee is Guston H Holloway age36, Nanie [Nannie] wife age 24, a son Walter J, age 4 and a daughter Pearlie age 1.
1900 USFC, Walter Jefferson HOLLOWAY aged 23 years, is single and living in Milan with his parents Gus and Nannie and three sisters, Iris, Lula and Ollie D, and a brother Elmer. At this time his future wife; Alice C ANTHONY is at home in Dyer County with her husband John BANDY, daughter Bertha  and a son William S BANDY .
In 1902, the Bandy’s have another son, Herbert M BANDY .
1903, Sep 5th, Alice Bandy marries J.W. HOLLOWAY in Gibson Tennessee, and at this time her daughter Bertha now aged 12 years, her son William now aged 4-years and her youngest child Herbert is 15-months old. There is no discovery for cause of separation of her marriage to John Bandy; neither divorce or death separation.
1903 to 1910 Three HOLLOWAY children are born: daughter Florence , son Teddy  and daughter Reba 
1910 USFC, Walter head of the household and wife Alice are renting a farm in Gibson Tennessee. They have been married 6-years and have 5-children in the household. The 2-oldest are Bandy stepsons: William  and Herbert . The other 3-children are Holloway: daughter Florence , son Teddy  and daughter Reba . Alice states for the census record that she birthed 6-children, all living. The 6th child missing from the mix is Walter’s stepdaughter, Bertha Bandy . She is now aged 19-years and is not residing within this household. Bertha will marry in 1912 to Jess Casey in Gibson Tennessee.
1918, Sep 18, under this name, “Walter Jefferson Holloway” has registered for the draft and is in residence in Milan, Gibson, Tennessee.
1920 USFC, Walter head of the household and wife Alice are renting a farm on the Milan-Atwood road, Gibson, Tennessee. They have been married 16-years and have 6-children in the household. The oldest is the stepson Herbert Bandy, age 18. The other 5-children are Holloways’: daughter Florence -15, son Teddy-13, daughters Reba-11 andParis-9, and son Paul now aged 4-years. The Bandy stepson William is now aged 21-years and is not in the family group.
1930 USFC record for Walter and Alice Holloway [Hollaway/Holladay/Hollaways/Hallaway] has not been found; however,
a record of Walter’s family group members living in Detroit, Michigan: Stepson William [wife Nellie, Son Charles Ray, daughter Mary Alice] along with stepson Herbert Bandy. Reba Holloway also is in residence with this family group. A non-relative Ray Robins is a boarder.
1933, Paris Nell HOLLOWAY marries Stephen Lamar WHITE in Pensacola, Escambia, Florida.
1940 USFC, Walter J Holloway, head of household resides with his son Ted and daughter [Paris] Nelle in a rental home in Milan, Gibson, Tennessee. The record states that Walter is married but his wife Alice’s name is not in the record. A pencil line mark is struck through the “M” for marriage. Walter and his son Ted, who is single, both resided in this same place in 1935; however, in 1935 Nell is listed as single and resided in Nashville, Davidson Co. See 1933 marriage information for her.
1965. Jefferson Walter [JW] HOLLOWAY died in the Douglas Nursing Home, Milan, Gibson Co, Tennessee on July 21, 1965; Interment on July 26, 1965 at the Oakwood Cemetery in Milan Tennessee. At the time of his death he had aged 89Y, 2M, 22D, born in Tennessee on April 27, 1876. He survived his wife Alice C ANTHONY, his father Gus H HOLLOWAY and mother Nannie BARBER. His usual occupation was Police work for the City of Milan. The informant in this matter was his daughter Mrs. Lamar [Paris Nelle HOLLOWAY] WHITE
Alice C “Allie” ANTHONY Bandy/Holloway
Father: Augustus Holloway (1843 - 1913)
Mother – Nannie BARBER (1858-1930)
Florence Holloway (1905 - - )
Reba Holloway (1909 - - )
Ted Holloway (1906 - 1962)
Paris Nelle Holloway (1910 – 1986)
Paul Holloway (1916 - - )
J.W. Holloway (1876 - 1965)
Pearlie Holloway (1879 – bef Jun 1900)
Iris Holloway (Sep 1890 - -)
Lula E. Holloway Tatum (1887 - 1962)
Ollie D Holloway (1894 - - )
Elmer M Holloway (1900 – 1929)
CONCLUSION 21 SEP 2016
|James R. Blanks||Transfer of Memorials for Blanks Surname|
My name is James R. Blanks, living in Tullahoma, Coffee Co, TN. I have been working on the Blanks Families that lived in West Tennessee. I am interested in getting a memorial transfer for two individuals buried in the Oakwood Cemetery; Milan, Gibson Co. TN which are currently in your name. The two I am interested in are:
William W. Blanks (1851-1906) # 38524725
Sarah Alice Blanks (1859-1908) # 38524666
I have additional data on this couple and know of the links to additional family members. Your attention to this request would be appreciated.
James R. Blanks # 148286231
|Lee Bandy||Walter Jefferson HOLLOWAY, 21261302, et al|
My name is Lee Bandy, I am the grandson of Alice C ANTHONY Bandy Holloway, wife of JW/Walter/Walter Jefferson HOLLOWAY.
I would like to suggest corrections to the Bio record for Walter's memorial. I do have links to support my information. Without success I have been in search of my grandmother's death and burial information for many years, so it is critical to me that the bio for Walter reflect the correct history for his family group in Tennessee.
My grandmother Alice had (8) Children and in this order:
(3) BANDY: Bertha, William and Herbert [my father]
(5) HOLLOWAY: Florence, Teddy, Reba, Paris and Paul.
Please advise your thoughts.
|R. Smith||Linking Mattie S. Lovelace FAG# 50364364 to her parents|
Just wanted to let you know I sent a request to link Mattie S. Lovelace Find A Grave# 50364364 to her parents Deck E. Smith #115130103 and Maxie Jamison Smith #115130108. Thank you. Deck & Maxie were my grandparents.
Added by R. Smith on Aug 23, 2016 5:50 AM
|Mary Parker||CURTIS LEROY ANDERSON|
I am looking for information from his family regarding Josephone Tollefson amd Peter Anderson. Josephine gave a baby boy up for adoption in 1947. He has his birth certificate. He would like some information. Please call me. 281-546-4696. Mary Parker firstname.lastname@example.org
|Linda Sparks||Passion King Dorsett|
Both pieces of information attached to Passion should actually be attached to Person King Dorsett Created by: Inquisitus, Record added: Nov 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80365153
Person King Dorsett (born 11 June 1824) was the father of William Elisha Dorsett even though his death certificate lists Passion. Passion was born in Dec. 17, 1880 and William Elisha Dorsett Birth Date: 17 Nov 1849.
Person was also the one married to Nancy J Lowry. If this is confusing please send me an email to
|beth mcgowan||RE: Senter Family|
Hi! My mother and I traveled to Humboldt and Medina today to search cemeteries for my mother's relatives. Her great grandfather was Neil Alexander Senter of Humboldt. His parents were James and Flora Senter and they are buried in the Wright's Chapel Cemetery. We finally found their gravesites, which are now buried in weeds and are hard to find. We were very excited to do so!
My mother's family included the Jarrell's of Humboldt. Her grandmother, Grace Senter (daughter of Neil Alexander Senter) married B.C. Jarrell. Neil Alexander and many other Senter relatives are buried in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Do you have any additional information about James and Flora McNeill Senter?
Thank you so much for your photos and information.
|Philip Hogue||Lela fly|
Oakwood cemetery, milan tennessee.date of death was Oct 3,1973.She was my grandmother.An over site that I will try to correct by having it engraved.please add to her narrative if possible.thanks, Philip Hogue
|Wilma Younger Norton||J.W. and Frances Younger Memorials|
I have deleted my duplicate memorials from the Oakwood Cemetery in Gibson, TN. and suggested corrections for yours. I found the marriages for John William Younger online, his first to Rebecca Hollingsworth in the Arkansas County, Marriages Index on familysearch.org and the 2nd to Frances J. Culp on a CD I own, Marriage Index: Tennessee 1851-1900, which I believe is now online at ancestry. I purchased the CD from Family Archives by Broderbund. Ancestry has since purchased all those. I found John William with his children and Rebecca from 1850 to 1860, and then him and his second wife in 1880 census. This family is my 4th cousin twice removed. Although 1870 didn't show, he was a widow in that one.
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