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Martin HOLDER, son of Heinrich Holder and Elizabeth Null

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Heinrich Holder's son Martin married Elizabeth SHELTON in 1820, and remained in the Stokes/Forsyth Co. NC area. In 1850 he is listed as age 55, a millwright, in Forsyth Co.

Wife Elizabeth age 51, b. Virginia
Sarah 21
Nancy 19
Lizana 15

There was an older daughter, Lisetta, who married Alexander RIDINGS in 1848.

Sarah is listed as single in the 1900 Forsyth co. census, living with Thomas V. Ridings b. Aug. 1856, listed as his aunt (Sallie). Thomas is the son of Lisetta and Alexander.

Nancy married 1) William Teague WERNER in 1855 and 2) John W. STEWART (STUART or STEWARD in some records) in 1873

Lizana married William SHELTON in December 1850.

Martin Holder's will is dated 24 Mar 1863, probated June 1863. The will names wife Elizabeth, and names Alexander Ridings exec., witnesses R.A. Arey and R.C. Puryear. Forsyth Co. NC W-143, p. 218.

There are further estate papers in August 1882 regarding civil action between Jno. W. Stuart and Nancy Stuart against Lizetta Ridings, William Shelton, Lizana Shelton and Sallie Holder.
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