Nancy Rebecca Arminta Hollis

(15 March 1860 - 30 September 1945)
     Nancy Rebecca Arminta Hollis was born on March 15, 1860 in Harrison County, Texas. She was the daughter of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     Nancy married William Henry Colvin on December 15, 1878 in Texas.
     Nancy married Frank Thompson in 1895.
     Nancy married William L Baker before 1904. Nancy died on September 30, 1945 in Dill City, Washita County, Oklahoma, at age 85. She was buried in Elm Flats Cemetery, Washita County, Oklahoma. [Place of burial on death certificate, listed as Pleasant View is incorrect.]

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis1
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis2
1880Pct 7, Cooke County, Texas, bro Darius & son Wm Edward are nearbyJames Madison Hollis3
1900Washita County, Indian Territory, widowNancy Rebecca Arminta Hollis4
1910Rainy Twp, Washita County, Oklahoma, Nancy is mother of 10, eight living.William L Baker5

Children of Nancy Rebecca Arminta Hollis and William Henry Colvin

  • Martha Jane Colvin b. August 11, 1879, d. June 19, 1962
  • Sarah Elizabeth Colvin 6 b. February 3, 1882
  • Lonnie Colvin 6 b. after 1883
  • Anna A. Colvin 6 b. after 1883

Children of Nancy Rebecca Arminta Hollis and Frank Thompson

  • Luther Thompson 6 b. March 13, 1896
  • Alta Mae Thompson b. May 10, 1898, d. November 23, 1964

Children of Nancy Rebecca Arminta Hollis and William L Baker

  • Lenora Baker 6 b. circa 1904
  • Ophelia Baker 6 b. after 1905

Citations

  1. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  2. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  3. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, p 8, line 7-.
  4. [S6915] Letter from Lonnie Deaton to Jim Slade dated 9 Jul 1979, 9 Jul 1979, 9 Jul 1979.
  5. [S6900] 1910 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma, ED 264, ah 10-A, lines 25-32, dwl 200, fam 200.
  6. [S6915] Letter from Lonnie Deaton to Jim Slade dated 9 Jul 1979.

James Madison Hollis

(16 September 1822 - 1910)
     James Madison Hollis was born on September 16, 1822 in Jasper County, Georgia.1 He was the son of William Hollis and Rutha P. Robertson.
     James married Sarah Satterwhite, daughter of Edward Satterwhite and Susan Bartee, on December 2, 1841 in Harris County, Georgia.2,1 James Madison Hollis was purchased land Affidavit of Settlement by J. M. Hollis requesting a survey. He was purchased land Affidavit field notes for abstract 343, ordered copy from Arch & Recds Div, Texas GLO. James Madison was redheaded. The men operated a whisky still. Much of the information was obtained from granddaughter Ophelia who said James Madison went to TX, following the Sabine River after crossing into TX. He was purchased land Land patent issued: 160 Acres, located NW of Marshall, just East of Upshur Co. line & East of Old Diana in Upshur Co.3 He was purchased land Certificate of survey dated 6 Jan 1865 stating the land was surveyed 27 May 1859. 160 Acres on the waters of Big Cypress Bayou, N 55 W from Marshall... sold to James Caldwell in Harrison County, Texas, on August 7, 1866.4 He was purchased land J. M. Hollis, of Cooke County, bought 50 ac from John Roushey and wife Mary, of Cooke County, for $275.5 He was sold land J. M. Hollis and Sarah, his wife, of Cooke County, sold 01 ac to F. M. Stinson, for $10 cash paid in hand. on October 20, 1881.6 J. M. Hollis and Sarah, his wife, of Hopkins County, sold 50 ac to Amos Shockley of Cooke County, for $400. in 50 Ac of Fauset Survey, 7 miles NE of Gainsville, Cooke County, Texas, on December 27, 1883.7 Grandaughter Ophelia Baker said they lived at Nocona, Grand Saline, Terrell, Red River Station, Grayson Ranch, and Sherman.8 It is probable that James died not long after 1900, when he was 77, and was likely buried in Oakdale Cemetery, North of Mountain View, where several members of his family are buried. He was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Washita County, Oklahoma.9

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Osburn Mills District, Harris County, GeorgiaJames Madison Hollis10
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis11
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis12
1880Pct 7, Cooke County, Texas, bro Darius & son Wm Edward are nearbyJames Madison Hollis13
1900Union Township, Washita County, Oklahoma TerritoryAndrew Madison Hollis14

Children of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite

Citations

  1. [S7035] Hollis Family Bible.
  2. [S7762] Georgia Marriages, 1785-1950 on FamilySearch.org, image 61/114, #74.
  3. [S7051] Texas Land Title Abstracts, unknown publish date, Abstract #343, Patent #297, vol 17, file #115.
  4. [S7049] Deed Record Books for Harrison County, Texas, Volume U, page 360.
  5. [S6918] Deed records filed in Cooke County, Texas, volume 31, pgs 11 & 12.
  6. [S6918] Deed records filed in Cooke County, Texas, volume 26, page 86.
  7. [S6918] Deed records filed in Cooke County, Texas, Volume 30, pgs 353-354.
  8. [S7046] Descendants chart from William Hollis by Dorothy Pantier printer 12 May 1993, sent to Jim Slade., unknown publish date, Letters from Dorothy Pantier to Jim Slade.
  9. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, James Madison Hollis, Oakdale Cemetery, Washita Co, Oklahoma.
  10. [S6901] 1850 US Census of Harris County, Georgia, p 110, dwelling 849.
  11. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  12. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  13. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, p 8, line 7-.
  14. [S6998] 1900 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory), ED 211, pg 8A, hh 123.

Sarah Satterwhite

(July 1820 - after 1900)
     Sarah Satterwhite was born in July, 1820 in Harris County, Georgia.1 She was the daughter of Edward Satterwhite and Susan Bartee.
     Sarah married James Madison Hollis, son of William Hollis and Rutha P. Robertson, on December 2, 1841 in Georgia.2,3 Sarah Satterwhite witnessed the sale of James Madison Hollis on August 7, 1866; 160 Acres on the waters of Big Cypress Bayou, N 55 W from Marshall... sold to James Caldwell.4 J. M. Hollis and Sarah, his wife, of Hopkins County, sold 50 ac to Amos Shockley of Cooke County, for $400. in 50 Ac of Fauset Survey, 7 miles NE of Gainsville, Cooke County, Texas, on December 27, 1883.5 1900 Washita CO Indian Territory census, ED 211 pg 8A, b. Jul 1820 age 79, married 58 years. Buried in Oakdale Cem, Mt View, Kiowa Co Ok. with husband.-From John Hutchins 3/16/92. Same information from Audrey Hollis Caughron. 'Sallie' was listed in 1880 census, Harrison Co, TX. Sarah apparently died after 1900 as she does not appear in 1910 census. It is likely she is buried in one of the unmarked graves in Oakdale Cemetery, north of Mountain View, where several of her children are buried.6

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Osburn Mills District, Harris County, GeorgiaJames Madison Hollis7
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis8
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis9
1880Pct 7, Cooke County, Texas, bro Darius & son Wm Edward are nearbyJames Madison Hollis10
1900Union Township, Washita County, Oklahoma TerritoryAndrew Madison Hollis6

Children of Sarah Satterwhite and James Madison Hollis

Citations

  1. [S6998] 1900 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory), sheet 08, ED 211.
  2. [S7762] Georgia Marriages, 1785-1950 on FamilySearch.org, image 61/114, #74.
  3. [S7035] Hollis Family Bible.
  4. [S7049] Deed Record Books for Harrison County, Texas, Volume U, page 360.
  5. [S6918] Deed records filed in Cooke County, Texas, Volume 30, pgs 353-354.
  6. [S6998] 1900 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory), ED 211, pg 8A, hh 123.
  7. [S6901] 1850 US Census of Harris County, Georgia, p 110, dwelling 849.
  8. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  9. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  10. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, p 8, line 7-.

William Edward Hollis

(1843 - February 1881)
     William Edward Hollis was born in 1843 in Harris County, Georgia.1 He was the son of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite. William Edward Hollis served in Enlisted in Waterhouse's Regt age 20 on March 31, 1862 in Texas.2
     William married Ardecia Ann Bateman, daughter of Alfred J. Bateman and Margaret C. [?], circa 1864 in Texas. William died in February, 1881 in Hopkins County, Texas.3,4 He left a will in Texas and it was probated 1883.5

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Osburn Mills District, Harris County, GeorgiaJames Madison Hollis6
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis7
1870Burnham Pct, Cummins Creek, Ellis County, TexasWilliam Edward Hollis8
1880Precinct 7, Cooke County, Texas, Nearby is James M Hollis family on p 366, hh 57William Edward Hollis9

Children of William Edward Hollis and Ardecia Ann Bateman

  • Mary V Hollis b. 1867
  • William Virgil Hollis+ b. October, 1869, d. June 26, 1933
  • Matthew H Hollis b. 1871
  • James Ira Hollis+ b. February 15, 1872, d. April 15, 1949
  • Arthur Oscar Hollis+ b. October 19, 1875, d. January 16, 1948
  • Tennessee Pearl Hollis b. 1879
  • Viola Hollis b. after 1879

Citations

  1. [S6997] Family group sheets prepared by Mrs. D. D. Barber, unknown publish date, gives date and county.
  2. [S7061] Confederate Pension Application (Widow's) from Texas Archives, Muster Abstract Card found at Texas Archives.
  3. [S6996] Will, William Edward Hollis.
  4. [S7044] John Hutchins letter to Jim Slade.
  5. [S6996] Will, William Edward Hollis, Hopkins Co, Texas.
  6. [S6901] 1850 US Census of Harris County, Georgia, p 110, dwelling 849.
  7. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  8. [S6914] 1870 US Census of Ellis County, Texas, p 303, line 10, hh 22, fam 25.
  9. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, p 367, line 44, hh 87, fam 87.

Derius Franklin Hollis

(1847 - 4 December 1912)
     Derius Franklin Hollis was born in 1847 in Harris County, Georgia.1 He was the son of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     Derius married first J. G. Alexander on October 6, 1867 in Harrison County, Texas.2 Bill of Sale for Cotton crop to R. Torrens in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, Texas, on November 12, 1870.3
     Derius married second Mary E Hall on July 15, 1873 in Hopkins County, Texas, The marriage was performed by his father, Elder J. M. Slade.4
     Derius married third Altheatha Agatha Bowen on July 2, 1889 in Sulphur Springs, Texas, married by J. F. Hodges.5 Derius died on December 4, 1912 in Mountain View, Kiowa County, Oklahoma, Deries F. on death certificate.6 He was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Washita County, Oklahoma, 2.5 miles North of Mountain View.7,8

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Osburn Mills District, Harris County, GeorgiaJames Madison Hollis9
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis10
1870Hopkins County, Texas, Drew HOLLACE & Henrietta, p369, could this be D.F. ?Derius Franklin Hollis11
1880Precinct 7, Cooke County, TexasDerius Franklin Hollis12

Children of Derius Franklin Hollis and Mary E Hall

Children of Derius Franklin Hollis and Altheatha Agatha Bowen

  • Emma Hollis 13 b. after 1890
  • Frank J. Hollis 13 b. after 1891

Citations

  1. [S6901] 1850 US Census of Harris County, Georgia, Listed Darius F, age 3.
  2. [S6997] Family group sheets prepared by Mrs. D. D. Barber, unknown publish date, shows marriage date and name of J. G. Alexander.
  3. [S7054] Hopkins Co, Texas Deed Records, Volume M, page 386.
  4. [S7056] Marriage Records of Hopkins County, Texas, Volume 4, page 22, JLS has copy.
  5. [S7056] Marriage Records of Hopkins County, Texas, Volume 6, page 371, JLS has photocopy.
  6. [S7047] Death Certificate from State of Oklahoma Dept of Health, Oklahoma #9546 Deries F. Slade, JLS has copy.
  7. [S6997] Family group sheets prepared by Mrs. D. D. Barber.
  8. [S7047] Death Certificate from State of Oklahoma Dept of Health.
  9. [S6901] 1850 US Census of Harris County, Georgia, p 110, dwelling 849.
  10. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  11. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369 near J. M.
  12. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, ED 118, pg 1-A, lines 48-50, dwl 11, fam 11.
  13. [S7045] Family Group Sheets and letters from Dorothy Pantier relating to HOLLIS and SATTERWHITE families., 07 Aug 1997.

Joseph Thomas Jefferson Hollis

(April 1852 - after 1900)
     Joseph Thomas Jefferson Hollis was born in April, 1852 in Georgia.1 He was the son of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     Joseph married Rebecca Jane Stockton on April 18, 1871.2 Joseph died after 1900.

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis3
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis4
1880Hopkins County, Texas, Listed as Joseph HolliceJoseph Thomas Jefferson Hollis5
1880Pct 4, Hopkins County, Texas, [recorded as Joseph Hollice family]Joseph Thomas Jefferson Hollis6
1900Mangum Twp, Greer County, OklahomaJoseph Thomas Jefferson Hollis7

Children of Joseph Thomas Jefferson Hollis and Rebecca Jane Stockton

  • Franklin Hollis b. circa 1869
  • William Thomas Hollis+ b. July 6, 1871, d. January, 1942
  • James Hollis b. 1875
  • Evaline Hollis b. 1877
  • George J. Hollis b. November, 1879
  • Hettie Hollis b. August, 1882
  • Amanda Hollis b. March, 1886

Citations

  1. [S6909] 1900 US Census of Greer County, Oklahoma, sh 28, line 20.
  2. [S6999] Family Group Sheet and letter from Audrey Norma Hollis Caughron to JLS 1978.
  3. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  4. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  5. [S6910] 1880 US Census, Hopkins County, Texas National Archives, , p 13, ED 59.
  6. [S6910] 1880 US Census, Hopkins County, Texas, ED 59, pg 15-A [177], lines 9-15, dwl 123, fam 123.
  7. [S6909] 1900 US Census of Greer County, Oklahoma, ED 85, sh 28-A, lines 20-29, dwl 552, fam 569.

Daniel Thomas Hollis

(1854 - )
     Daniel Thomas Hollis was born in 1854 in Harris County, Georgia. He was the son of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     Daniel married Sophia [?] between 1878 and 1879.

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis1
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis2
1880Hopkins County, TexasDaniel Thomas Hollis3

Citations

  1. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  2. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  3. [S6910] 1880 US Census, Hopkins County, Texas National Archives, , p 10, hh 80, fam 80.

John Isaac Hollis

(circa 1857 - )
     John Isaac Hollis was born circa 1857 in Harrison County, Texas, age from 1870 census is 13. He was the son of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     John married Matilda Cox on January 13, 1881 in Cooke County, Texas.1
     John married Bettie Ward on December 21, 1895 in Carter County, Oklahoma.2 John Isaac Hollis was land circa 1900 in NW/4 S9 T8N R14W, near Oakdale, Washita County, Oklahoma Territory.

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1860Beat 10, Marshall, Harrison County, TexasJames Madison Hollis3
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis4
1900Washita County, Oklahoma Territory, Living near Andrew Madison Hollis.John Isaac Hollis5

Children of John Isaac Hollis and Matilda Cox

  • Effie Hollis 6 b. November, 1881
  • Dovie A. Hollis 6 b. June, 1890

Child of John Isaac Hollis and Bettie Ward

  • Ruby Dee Hollis b. December 11, 1896

Citations

  1. [S7824] Texas County Marriage Records, 1837-1977, FamilySearch.org, Cook County, p474 , Jan 13, 1881, J I Hollis & Miss Matilda Cox.
  2. [S7821] Oklahoma County Marriages, 1890-1995, index and images, FamilySearch, Carter Co, Dec 21, 1895, John I Hollis & Bettie Ward.
  3. [S6902] 1860 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, p 509, dwelling 241, family 233.
  4. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  5. [S6998] 1900 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory), sh 8A.
  6. [S6998] 1900 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory), ED 211, sheet 8, dwelling 122, family 122.

Andrew Madison Hollis

(31 January 1863 - 18 December 1948)
     Andrew Madison Hollis was born on January 31, 1863 in Harrison County, Texas.1,2 He was the son of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     Andrew married Martha Jane Kenny, daughter of Elbert Kenny and Altheatha Agatha Bowen, on June 20, 1889 in Cumby, Hopkins County, Texas.3,4 Andrew Madison Hollis was land no county shown just T & R circa 1900 in NW/4, S9 T8N R14W, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma Territory.5 Andrew died on December 18, 1948 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, at age 853 and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Washita County, Oklahoma, 2.5 miles North of Mountain View.6

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis7
1880Pct 7, Cooke County, Texas, bro Darius & son Wm Edward are nearbyJames Madison Hollis8
1900Union Township, Washita County, Oklahoma TerritoryAndrew Madison Hollis9
1910Mountain View Twp, Kiowa County, OklahomaAndrew Madison Hollis10
1920Mountain View Twp, Kiowa County, OklahomaAndrew Madison Hollis11

Children of Andrew Madison Hollis and Martha Jane Kenny

Citations

  1. [S7008] 1920 US Census of Kiowa County, Oklahoma.
  2. [S7073] One Man's Family, written by Alvis Hollis, son of Andrew Madison Hollis.
  3. [S6997] Family group sheets prepared by Mrs. D. D. Barber, unknown publish date.
  4. [S7056] Marriage Records of Hopkins County, Texas, Book 6, page 374.
  5. [S6917] Federal Tract Books of Oklahoma Territory, unknown publish date.
  6. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Andrew Madison Hollis, Oakdale Cemetery, Washita Co, Oklahoma.
  7. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  8. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, p 8, line 7-.
  9. [S6998] 1900 US Census of Washita County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory), ED 211, pg 8A, hh 123.
  10. [S7799] 1910 US Census of Kiowa County, Oklahoma, ED 178, sh 10-B, lines 81-92, dwl 190, fam 195.
  11. [S7008] 1920 US Census of Kiowa County, Oklahoma, p 12B, fam 17, line 31-39.

Rutha Louise Hollis

(9 December 1866 - 21 January 1943)
     Rutha Louise Hollis was born on December 9, 1866 in Harrison County, Texas. She was the daughter of James Madison Hollis and Sarah Satterwhite.
     Rutha married William Archie Penny on July 15, 1882 in Hopkins County, Texas.1 Rutha died on January 21, 1943 in Mountain View, Washita County, Oklahoma, at age 76.2

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1870Hopkins County, Texas, name listed as HOLLACEJames Madison Hollis3
1880Pct 7, Cooke County, Texas, bro Darius & son Wm Edward are nearbyJames Madison Hollis4

Child of Rutha Louise Hollis and William Archie Penny

  • Mary Frances Penny 2 b. 1885, d. August 10, 1951

Citations

  1. [S7056] Marriage Records of Hopkins County, Texas, Book 5, page 120.
  2. [S7157] Email from Carol Anderson <e-mail address>, 29 Jul 2002.
  3. [S7050] 1870 US Census of Hopkins Co, Texas, page 369, fam 149, listed as HOLLACE>
  4. [S6903] 1880 US Census of Cooke County, Texas, p 8, line 7-.