Lorene, I'm not related, but I've run into a glitch with your family.What do you think?
Unless Silas Sr was married previously, he is not the father of Silas Jr.Jr didn't always mean "son of"..oftentimes Sr & Jr were used to distinguish 2 men of the same name/family, but of different ages.
11-11-1896 Silas Edward HOLMAN Jr m Josephine DALLAS, Macon Co MO
1900 Valley, Macon Co MO HOLMAN Edward 26 b 3-74 MO MO KY; m 3y [Silas Jr] Josie 22 b 11-88 MO OH OH; 2ch/2surviving [don't know where they are]
1880 Valley, Macon Co MO HOLMAN John 40 MO KY KY Matilda 35 KY KY KY Martha 8 MO Edward 6 MO***** William 4 MO John 11m July John is the s/o Squire & Arthusa? HOLMAN 1850 Randolph Co MO; 1860 Macon Co MO. John is the bro of Silas Sr
6-10-1909 Silas Edward HOLMAN Jr m Addie J ROBERTS
1910 Macon MO HOLMAN Edward 36 MO m 2x; m 1y Hattie J [Addie] MO Bonnie H [Hazel] 9 MO Emery E 7 MO ROBERTS Fern A 13 IL stepdau Cecil 11 IL stepson DALLAS, Sarah E 66 IL widow; 3ch/2surviving
By 1920 Silas is divorced; in Cowley Co KS with Hazel and Emery. By 1930 he has m Alice.