Lived in Senatobia, MS
Born: 1878, Sep 30 at Plum Point, DeSoto County MS
Died: 1960, Jan 19 in Memphis, TN - buried in Bethesda Cemetery, Senatobia, Tate County MS
A lawyer and a judge
Herbert's FamilySpouse: Married first Minnie Elizabeth Gabbert (b. 1883, in Senatobia, MS; d. 1910 in Senatobia - buried in Bethesda Cemetery, Senatobia, MS - Find A Grave Memorial # 62404845) and married second Arney Eone "One" Gabbert (b. 1890 in Senatobia, MS; d. 1980 in Senatobia, MS- buried in Bethesda Cemetery, Senatobia, MS - Find A Grave Memorial # 62405050 ) who was Minnie's sister.
Children: Minnie Gabbert Holmes Chatham (b. 1910, d. 1999 - Find A Grave Memorial #31831427) [from first marriage]; from second marriage, Herbert Holmes (b. 1916 in Senatobia, MS, d. 1916 in Senatobia, MS - Find A Grave Memorial #63504420)
Parents: Francis Holmes, Elizabeth (Lizzie) Kelley Clarke Holmes
Siblings: Finley Vance Holmes, Frank Clarke Holmes, Lizzie Raines Holmes Fant, Johnnie Elmore Holmes, Agnes (Nanee) Holmes Hathaway, Bertha Holmes Beasley
Find A Grave Memorial # 63504165
- 1880 Census DeSoto County MS - line 13 "Holmes Herbert"
- 1900 Census DeSoto County MS - line 17 "Holmes Herbert"
- 1910 Census Tate County MS - line 76 "Holmes Herbert" - with wife, Minnie
- 1920 Census Tate County MS - line 81 "Holmes Herbert" - with wife and daughter
- 1930 Census Tate County MS - line 74 "Holmes Herbert" - with wife and one daughter
- 1940 Census Tate County MS - line 15 "Holmes Herbert" - with wife
- Marriage License - Memphis, TN - 1914
- Death Certificate - Shelby County TN - 1960
- Biography of Herbert Holmes - 1908 Rowland, D. (1908). The official and statistical register of the State of Mississippi, Vol. 2. p. 1080. Nashville, TN: Brandon Printing.
- Biography of Herbert Holmes - 1939 Taylor, W. N., & Ethridge, G. H. (1939). Mississippi, a history Vols. 3-4, pp. 1358-1360. Jackson, MS: The Historical Record Association.
United States Federal Census data
"Family Records," unpublished records of the Holmes family - correspondence, Bibles, interviews, etc.
Newspaper accounts of weddings and deaths, and other public documents for wills, land transfers, etc.
Beasley, Irene. (1973). AS I REMEMBER THEM ---. (Memoirs of the Holmes' family - printed for family distribution)
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