Name: James William Holder
Given Name: James William
Birth: 17 Sep 1860 in Fackler, Jackson, Alabama
Death: 20 Mar 1936 in Bethany, Oklahoma
Burial: Lamb Cem., Waldron, Scott, Arkansas
Jackson Co. AL marriage record (Bk C p 269) shows Jas. W. Holder to Allaura Watson on 18 Aug 1878 at the residence of J. B. Carrol.
Change Date: 26 Jan 2006 at 15:54:48
"Grandpa Holder homesteaded some land in Scott County. Stringer was the name of the Post Office Grandpa operated." [I don't know which grandchild wrote this]
Willie Holder was mentioned as a brother to Martha Frances Holder Stewart in Carter Co. OK history.
1900 Scott Co. AR census (ED 113 p 7 house #119 Stringer Town) lists James W. Holder b Sep 1860 AL md 21 yrs (both parents b AL); Alice wife b May 1860 AL, 7 of 8 ch living; Ada F. dau b Sep 1879; Alzira dau b Aug 1881; Henry son b Jul 1884; David A. son b Feb 1887; Artimus C. son b Mar 1890; Ethal dau b Oct 1894; Sirus son b Jan 1898 all born Alabama.
1910 Scott Co. AR census (ED 126 p 12A house #25) lists J. W. Holder 49 AL (both parents born AL) md 33 years; Alice 50 AL with 8 of 9 children still living; Artemas 18 AR; Ethel 15 AR; Syras [sic] 12 AR; Theodore 7 AR.
1920 Scott Co. AR census (ED 123 p 9B house #163) shows James W. Holder 56 AL (both parents b VA); Alice 57 AL; Ethal Davis dau 25 AR; Holder Davis grandson 7 AR; Allie Davis granddau 5 OK; Harrison Davis grandson 4 OK; Wm. Evans grandson 17 AR. Next door was Cyrus Holder.
Father: Isaac Jefferson "Dike" Holder b: 5 Dec 1830 in Jackson Co., Alabama
Mother: Alzirah or Algia Jane Ferguson b: 26 Nov 1835 in Jackson Co., Alabama
Alice Allaura Watson b: 28 May 1858 in Jackson Co., Alabama
18 Aug 1878
in Jackson Co., Alabama
- Ada Frances Holder b: Sep 1879 in Marion Co., Tennessee
- Alzira or Algia Jane Holder b: 25 Aug 1881 in Stringer, Scott, Arkansas
- Henry Westley Holder b: 6 Jul 1884 in Boles, Scott, Arkansas
- David Alexander Holder b: 6 Feb 1888 in near Waldron, Scott, Arkansas
- Artemus C. Holder b: 28 Mar 1890 in near Waldron, Scott, Arkansas
- Ethel C. Holder b: Oct 1894 in near Waldron, Scott, Arkansas
- Cyrus Defos Holder b: 14 Jan 1898 in near Waldron, Scott, Arkansas
- Zeanas Theodore Holder b: 11 Oct 1902 in near Waldron, Scott, Arkansas