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Re: George W. Hollifield decendent
Posted by: Wbh (ID *****1115) Date: August 08, 2012 at 13:20:04
In Reply to: George W. Hollifield decendent by Nicole Holliefield-Chavez of 576

I think this is your George Hollifield in the 1900 census of ED 105 Justice Precinct 5 Blooming Grove & Purdon villages, Navarro, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Jefferson Hollofild M 38 Georgia January 1862, married 19 years, both parents born in North Carolina
Wife Bytha A Hollofild F 43 Georgia May 1857, mother of 9 children, 7 still living, both parents born North Carolina
Son George W Hollofild M 18 Georgia June 1882
Son William F Hollofild M 16 Georgia August 1884
Son James M Hollofild M 15 Georgia August 1885
Son Benjamin Hollofild M 13 Georgia August 1887
Daughter Mary J Hollofild F 8 Georgia May 1892
Son John H Hollofild M 7 Georgia December 1893
Son Timothy S Hollofild M 1 Texas August 1899
The census record is here:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3PR-X1Y

10 years late George is married to Cora, still living in Justice Precinct 1, Navarro, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF George W Hollifield M 27y Georgia
WIFE Cora B Hollifield F 26y Texas
SON Otto T Hollifield M 4y Texas
DAU Lola M Hollifield F 3y Texas
DAU Viola Hollifield F 1y 3m Texas
1910 census record here:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M23R-QFK

1920 census of Henderdon county, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF George Holliefield M 37y Georgia
WIFE Cora Holliefield F 36y Texas
SON Otto Holliefield M 14y Texas
DAU Lola May Holliefield F 13y Oklahoma
DAU Viola Holliefield F 11y Texas
SON Tillman Holliefield M 6y Texas
SON Alton Holliefield M 2y7m Texas
1920 census record: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHYH-T37

1930 census of Precinct 5, Navarro, Texas:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head George W Hollifield M 48 Georgia
Wife Cora B Hollifield F 47 Texas
Daughter Lola M Hollifield F 23 Oklahoma
Son Otis T Hollifield M 17 Texas
Son Alton S Hollifield M 13 Texas
1930 census record here:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/HNM7-23Z

The family moved to New Mexico sometime between 1935 and 1940. 1940 census of Mesilla, Election Precinct 5 Mesilla, Dona Ana, New Mexico:
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head George Holliefield M 58 Georgia
Wife Cora Holliefield F 56 Texas
Daughter Lola Holliefield F 33 Oklahoma
Son Alton Holliefield M 22 Texas
1940 census record here:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMR4-MZB

I didn't find a death record for George, but there was one for Cora:
Name: Cora B. Hollifield
Death Date: 31 Aug 1941
Death Place: Mesilla, Dona Ana, New Mexico
Gender: Female
Age at Death: 58
Estimated Birth Year: 1883
Spouse's Name: Geo. W. Hollifield
Father's Name: Joe Ewing
Mother's Name: Bolt
The death record is here:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLYD-YB9


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