Mary Elizabeth Holt

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Mary Elizabeth Holt (Bobo)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Caroline, Virginia
Death: Died in Cane Creek, Orange, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Spencer Bobo, Sr. and Jane Bobo
Wife of John I. Holt, I
Mother of Mary Duffie Holt; Shadrack Holt; Jeremiah I. Holt, Sr.; Elenor Elinor/Eleanor Albright; Elizabeth "Betsy" Holt and 1 other
Sister of Gabriel R. Baubeau; Reverend Spencer Baubeau / Bobo; Absalom Bobo; Moses Bobo; John Bobo and 3 others

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About Mary Elizabeth Holt (Bobo)

Mary Elizabeth Bobo was born in 1729 in Caroline County, Virginia and died in 1789 in Orange County, North Carolina. She was the daughter of Spencer Baubeau (or Bobo) and his first wife Jane Wofford. She married John Holt c.1749 and had four known children. She died in August 1789 at Cane Creek, Orange County, North Carolina.

John Holt was born in 1721 in Germana, Spotsylvania County, Virginia and died in 1802 in Chatham, Orange County, North Carolina.

It is extremely important to use the correct county names when working with early Virginia families. Mary Elizabeth could not have been born in Culpepper County, as some web-trees state. That county was not formed until 1749, from lands originally in Orange County, Virginia. Caroline County was formed in 1728 and included land originally in Essex, King and Queen and King William Counties. As her family held land in King William County, it is most likely that Mary Elizabeth was born in Caroline County.

Children of Mary Elizabeth Bobo and husband John Holt:

  • Mary Duffie Holt, born 1750 in Virginia and died 1800 in North Carolina; married John Loy, Sr.
  • Shadrack Holt, born 1753 in Virginia and died 1838 in Tennessee; married Martha Salinger
  • Jeremiah Holt, 1756-1817, married Catherine Albright
  • Elinor Holt, born 1769 in North Carolina and died 1820 in Georgia; married Jacob Albright

Links to additional material: http://www.vanderfordfamily.com/html/bobo2001.htm

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Mary Elizabeth Holt's Timeline

1729
1729
Caroline, Virginia
1749
1749
Age 20
Orange, North Carolina, USA
1750
1750
Age 21
Culpeper, Virginia, United States
1753
December 12, 1753
Age 24
Culpeper, VA, USA
1756
October 4, 1756
Age 27
Alamance, Alamance, North Carolina, United States
1769
July 28, 1769
Age 40
Orange, NC
1775
1775
Age 46
Virginia, United States
1789
August 1789
Age 60
Cane Creek, Orange, North Carolina, USA
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