Edward Holeman - Kent Co., MD
Notes to assist those researching Edward Holman/Holeman and Rosetta, his wife, of Kent Co., MD (parents of Henry Holeman).
History: "Old Kent: The Eastern Shore of MD" by Geo. A. Hansen, Publ'd.1967, Pgs. 354-356:
3 Sep 1706 - Edward Holman was a church warden in Shrewsbury Parish, Kent Co., MD.
18 Apr 1715 - John HALL and Col William BLAY were elected Vestrymen, and Edward HOLDMAN and Richard SKEGS chosen Church Wardens.
Minutes of Shrewsbury Parish - Kent Co., MD:
7 May 1706 - Pg. 16: Edward Holman was sworn in as a Church Warden
April 1716 - He was released
3 May 1716 - Pg. 69: Edward Holman was sworn in as a Church Warden again
4 Nov 1718 - He was appointed to serve as vestry Man as Low Dorocts
Mar 1719 - He was released
"Vestrymen of Shrewsbury Protestant Episcopal Church, 1695-1730"
1718:Lambet Willmer, Capt. Daniel Pearce, Gideon Pearce, Thomas Heborn, Samuel Wallis, Edward HOLEMAN, Mathias Day and Wiliam Debruler were Church Wardens.
MD Hall of Records:
1720, Holman, Edward, Kent Co. Liber 24, Folio 217
- Wm. Jones' Test. bond in common form by James Wilson & Peter Jones his extr
Edward HOLMAN and Sutton BurginJuly 9, 1720
DEATH: Edward Holeman's will was written 11 Sep 1743; probated 23 Jun 1744.Liber 23, Folio 596, Hall of Records, Annapolis, MD: "Maryland Calendar of Wills from 1738-1743" by Jane Baldwin, Vol.VIII, Pg. 281, originally publ'd. Baltimore, MD 1928, Reprinted by Genealogical Publ. Co., Baltimore, MD 1968:
HOLMAN, Edward, gent., Kent Co.11th Sept. 1743; 23rd June 1744.
To sons Henry and George, real estate.To son Edward, L100.
To wife Rosetta, 1/3 personal estate and life int. in entire real estate.
Exs: Wife and George VAN ZANT, Sr.
Test: Gavin HUTCHINSON, James STEEL, John FOSTER, Thomas HUMPHREY, Jane HUMPHREY.
MD Hall of Records - Kent Co. Liber 32, Folio 215:
Nov 26, 1748 - Rosetta HALL (lately HOLMAN) acting Exec of Edward HOLMAN.
MD HALL of Records - Kent Co. Liber 4, folio 78,101 (no date)
Sarah HALL As HOLMAN Ex - Ex of Abraham HOLMAN later of Baltimore Co. proved by John Hall and Sarah his wife.
MD HALL of Records - Kent Co., 1770, Liber 43, Folio 455:
Thomas NEWCOMB his admin now in common form by Martha NEWCOMB his asmd with James WOODALL and Henry HOLEMAN her surities in the sum of 1000 lbs sterling 1 Jan 1770.