Pictures, many of which were annotated by Frances Holloway Wynne, show various family members, covering approximately four generations. The earliest mention of a Holloway family member appears to date back to George Holloway, who died in 1759 in Lunenburg County, Va.Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N. In the succeeding years, most Holloway and Sorrell family members lived in or around Wake County, N.C., where they were among the more prominent landowners of the region.The Holloway and Sorrell families were linked when Joseph Turner Holloway married Eva Estille Sorrell on 15 August 1893.Also included are materials about related families, including the Bledsoe, Brightwell, Cheshire, Cooke, Cooper, Dillard, Nipper, Ward, and Williams families, most of which were either resident or had strong ties to North Carolina.
Nearest cities: Warrenton, NC (1.9 miles ), Macon, NC (2.5 miles) , Middleburg, NC (2.8 miles) , Bracey, VA (3.3 miles ), Henderson, NC (3.8 miles ), Ebony, VA (3.8 miles) , South Henderson, NC (3.9 miles ), Littleton, NC (4.0 miles ). Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.
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Included are the bylaws and constitution of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N. The earliest Sorrell family member documented in the United States appears to have been Edward Sorrell, who was born in Virginia around 1740, although it may be that the Sorrells have lived in the United States since before 1700.