William B. Holmes Rev.

Born: ~1785 in Fairfield County SC
Died: after 1850

M. E. Preacher [Methodist Episcopal Church]

William B.'s Family

Spouse: Sarah Holmes
Children: Jane W. Holmes Davis, Sarah Holmes Collier, Joseph Holmes, Francis A. Holmes, Margaret Holmes, three other daughters

William B.'s Heritage

Parents: William Holmes, Mary Holmes
Siblings: Ann Holmes Hawthorn (m. Adam Hawthorn), Jane Holmes, Mary Holmes Martin - m. Robert Martin, Harry (or Henry) Holmes, Joseph Holmes

Tentative Family Tree of cousin William Holmes and his son, William B. Holmes

Tentative Family Tree of cousin William Holmes and his sons


Beasley, Irene. (1973). AS I REMEMBER THEM ---. (Memoirs of the Holmes' family - printed for family distribution)

Chreitzberg, A. M. (1897). Early Methodism in the Carolinas. Nashville: Publishing House of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South.

Family Records, unpublished records of the Holmes family - correspondence, Bibles, interviews, etc.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.

Property deed records and property related matters recorded by Fairfield District/County Clerks Office were provided by Ken Shelton in association with the Fairfield County Historical Museum, the Fairfield County Library, and the Fairfield County Genealogy Society —  see http://www.ken-shelton.com/Fairfield/Deeds/deeds.htm

United States Federal Census data

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