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Anna L HunterAge: 74 years18331908

Anna L Hunter
Given names
Anna L
Married name
Anna L Holland
Birth July 31, 1833
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 2 years)
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas -
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 12 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution -
MarriageJohn Wesley HollandView this family
July 12, 1849 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a son
#1John W Holland
about 1851 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#2George Samuel Holland
February 13, 1852 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Rebecca E Holland
about 1854 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Roxanna Rosalie Holland
about 1856 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Alice W “Ellen” Holland
about 1858 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 23 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Birth of a daughter
#6Aferetta C Holland
about 1859 (Age 25 years)
Census July 9, 1860 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#7Harvey Holland
about 1863 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 27 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 33 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 33 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 35 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network -
Census June 25, 1870 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Lewetta B Eaglin
February 11, 1872 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Hattie Belle Holland
March 4, 1872 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#9Charlie Elmer Holland
October 17, 1872 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Thomas Emmett Black
February 5, 1875 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Timothy Floyd Holland
October 25, 1875 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Matilda Annie Holland
1877 (Age 43 years)

Birth of a grandson
#5Edwin R Black
September 6, 1878 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 44 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death of a grandsonEdwin R Black
July 20, 1879 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6Luther Franklin Holland
November 1, 1879 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a grandson
#7Seth Elmer Black
February 1, 1880 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Grover Black
November 12, 1884 (Age 51 years)
Death of a grandsonGrover Black
December 6, 1884 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childThomas EaglinRebecca E HollandView this family
calculated 1888 (Age 54 years)

Birth of a grandson
#9Daniel Black
April 15, 1889 (Age 55 years)
Death of a grandsonDaniel Black
May 22, 1889 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childWalter J DungeyHattie Belle HollandView this family
February 5, 1890 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Lola Bess Dungey
June 8, 1896 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Frankie Oral Holland
March 15, 1898 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 64 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence -
Birth of a grandson
#12Roscoe Dungey
January 4, 1899 (Age 65 years)
Census June 7, 1900 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13Ira Overturf Holland
July 12, 1900 (Age 66 years)
Death of a daughterHattie Belle Holland
September 10, 1902 (Age 69 years)
Death June 9, 1908 (Age 74 years)
Cemetery: Red Oak Cemetery
Last change February 24, 201809:54:14

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with John Wesley Holland - View this family
Marriage: July 12, 1849Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
13 months
3 years
3 years
3 years
2 years
5 years
9 years
Hattie Belle Holland
Birth: March 4, 1872 41 38Marion, Illinois, United States
Death: September 10, 1902Lawrence, Missouri, United States
7 months
Charlie Elmer Holland
Birth: October 17, 1872 42 39Marion, Illinois, United States
Death: October 21, 1930Lawrence, Missouri, United States

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Census1860 United States - Census transcript - John Wesley Holland - Household

Logan, Kentucky

J W Hollandhead30MWFarmerKY
Ann L Hollandwife25FWTN
Jno W Hollandson9MWKY
Geo L Hollandson7MWKY
Rebecca E Hollanddaughter6FWKY
Roxana R Hollanddaughter4FWKY
Alice W Hollanddaughter2FWKY
Aferetta C Hollanddaughter1FWKY

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - John Wesley Holland - Household

Patoka, Marion, Illinois

Holland, J Whead39MWFarmerKY
Holland, Annwife35FWKeeping HouseTN
Holland, Johnson20MWKY
Holland, Georgeson18MWKY
Holland, Rebeccadaughter17FWKY
Holland, Rosaliadaughter14FWKY
Holland, Ellendaughter12FWKY
Holland, Harryson7MWIL

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - John Wesley Holland - Household

Red Oak, Lawrence, Missouri

Holland, John WheadWMMar183070M50KYVANCFarmer
Holland, Ann LwifeWFJul183366M5087TNTNTN
Dungy, RosaservantWFJul187722SMOTNOHServant

Rola b. 1875 IL grand dau ? Charles b. 1874 IL /grandson ?