Julia ,for whats is worth. The names of Holeman shows up in a marriage of one of my Padgett's Gibson were connected back in Virginia in 1700's. Carter Vs Gibson 1816 lawsuit in Cocke County,Tenn You might want to Google it. There might be some connection, I dont know for sure until I researcher it some more.
Dont have time this morning , but will look into it later. If you find anything worthwhile, Let me know. Mike