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Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, TX

Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, TX

Posted: 1328464928000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Holland
If possible I would like to obtain a photo of the burial place of George Bird Holland in Mt. Olivet Cemetery on 19 Feb 1921. Also any information as to others buried with him.

Thanks for any direction or help.


Re: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, TX

Posted: 1328496696000
Classification: Query
Re: Mount Olivet Cemetery,

There is a website, that has a photo of George Holland's headstone,through you might like to know.

Re: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, TX

Posted: 1328499368000
Classification: Query
Thank you so very much!

Re: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, TX

Posted: 1328585589000
Classification: Query

I am not related.

Texas death certificates 1890 - 1976

1850 Residence: Harrison county, part of, Harrison, Texas
G B Holland M 39y born TN 1811
L H Holland F 41y born TN 1809
G B Holland M 6y born Holly Springs, Marshall Co MS 1844
Holland F 1y TX 1849
J Pitts M 18y TN 1832

1860; Census Place: , Johnson, Texas; Roll: M653_1298; Page: 466; Image: 392; Family History Library Film: 805298. Nearest post office was in Comanche Peak
Geo B Holland 49 born TN 1811 trader father born VA mother TN
L H Holland 51 TN 1809
Geo B Holland Jr 15 MS
Ida B Holland 11 1849 TX married Wm A Sitton 15 Jul 1874 Johnson Co. Wm A Sitton b. MS 1844 carriage maker, Lula Sitton dtr age 11 born TX 1869 lived Johnson Co 1880
Lucy H Holland 8 1852 TX - Lucy F Holland married William Seyfriedt 02 Oct 1878 Johnson Co living with father in Johnson Co 1880 census. William C Seyfreidt b. NY This family not found in 1870 census. L H Holland died before 1880 and G B Holland Jr did not marry in Johnson County.

In the 1894 Fort Worth directory Grover Holland was living with W C Seyfriedt he was a jeweler/watchmaker. The Seyfriedt's moved to PA, IL, back to TX then St Louis then to Los Angeles.
Ernest Holland Seyfriedt 31 Dec 1880/1881 TX died Los Angeles 29 Jul 1965
Wm Bird Seyfriedt 30 Sept 1883 -1885 TX married Katheryn Stilabower 10 Feb 1911 Los Angeles
Cula P Seyfriedt dtr Aug 1886 PA
Harry Bond Seyfriedt 08 Oct 1886 -1888 Chicago IL
Corinne B Seyfriedt Feb 1893 Fort Worth TX became a commercial artist
All of the sons went into the jeweler/watch making trade

1878 Fort Worth Directory
George B Holland, clerk for H Meyer & Co residence Belknap between Taylor and Lamar

1880 Fort Worth, Tarrant TX
Geo B Holland 36 born MS railroad contractor parents born TN
M E Holland 24 wife born KY parents KY
Nora Holland 07 born TX
Chas. D Holland 03 TX
Doctor Holland 01 TX

Ellen Holland 1852 - 1888

Name: George Bird Holland widowed
Death Date: 09 Feb 1921
Death Place: Central Ave, Riverside area, Ft. Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: W
Death Age: 86 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 04 Aug 1834
Birthplace: Hollis Springs, Ms
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Geo Holland
Father's Birthplace: Tn
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Tn
Informant: C G Holland, Box 15 Rt 3

Name: George B Holland
Application Date: 30 Jun 1909
Application Place: Tarrant, Texas
Birth Year: abt 1837
Birth Place: Holly Springs, Marshall, Mississippi
Age: 72
Pension File Number: 16656
Application Type: Veteran
disbanded in Anderson Co Texas about June 1865 lived in Texas since 1844. Resided in Tarrant county since 1856 enlisted in June 1861 Co K 7th Texas Cav, Private. Wm Criswell born abt 1846 and W B Townsend gave sworn affidavits to his service. The war department found that he joined 26 Oct 1861 and was found on the muster roll 29 Feb 1864. Enlistment was reported to be in Fort Worth per Wm Criswell.

Name: George B. Holland
Side: Confederate
Regiment State/Origin: Texas
Regiment Name: 7 Texas Cavalry
Regiment Name Expanded: 7th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (7th Mounted Volunteers)
Company: K
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private
Film Number: M227 roll 17

Name: George Holland
1920 Residence: , Tarrant, Texas
Estimated Birth Year: 1834
Age: 86
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relationship to Head of Household:
Gender: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Mississippi
Film Number: 1821848
Digital Folder Number: 4390328
Image Number: 00557
Sheet Number: 11

Grover C Holland born TX was married in 1920 wife not listed she also not listed 1910 census he was listed as a performer at Opera House. 1926 Ft Directory has him rooming at 109 Jones and business name was American Amusement Enterprises. 1924 lived at 309 E Belknap business address was 1010 1/2 Main and wife "Alferett" was listed with him. 1920 directory has him as mgr of Holland's Theatrical Exchange lived at 106 1/2 E Weatherford wife's name listed as Doc. 1899 directory bartender at Holland's Theatre/Saloon located at 405-1407 Rusk also lived at same address. 1926 city directory listing last record found for G C Holland.

Name: Grover Cleveland Holland
Address: Oklahoma City
County: Oklahoma
State: Oklahoma
Birth Date: 23 Nov 1878
Race: White
FHL Roll Number: 1852062
DraftBoard: 1 12 Sept 1918 actor vaudeville Alfaretta Holland nearest relative

1920 Greeley, Oklahoma County OK
Alferetta Holland agt 47 born PA divorced parents born in England
George Joseph Holland age 10 born Colorado father born TX
Alferetta Holland age 4 yrs 11 mos born Oklahoma

1930; Census Place: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; Roll: 1921; Page: 3B; Image: 202.0; Family History Library Film: 2341655.
Albertta A Denton 58 born PA divorced parents born England (she went back to her maiden name)
Alfretta M Holland 15 OK
George J Holland 21 CO theatrical singer

1880; Census Place: Perlee, Jefferson, Iowa; Roll: 347; Family History Film: 1254347; Page: 315C; Enumeration District: 076; Image: 0051.
Joseph Denton 35 Ireland 1845
Eliza Denton 37 Ireland 1843
Eliza Ann Denton 12 PA 1868
Ephraim Denton 10 PA 1870
Alfred Denton 8 PA 1872
Alfretta Denton 8 PA 1872
William Denton 5 PA 1875
George Denton 4 PA 1876
Elizabeth Denton 2 IL 1878

Charles G Holland born TX married abt 1899 to Mary S born MS no children of the marriage find his occupation in city directories 1894 - 1895 as a bar tender and George B Holland proprietor of variety theatre and saloon at 1115 Main Street

Name: Charles George Holland
County: Tarrant
State: Texas
Birth Date: 31 Aug 1875
Race: White
FHL Roll Number: 1983671
DraftBoard: 0 WW I draft 12 Sept 1918, "Mollie" Minnie Holland wife he was a collector and employed by or owned Capital Realty Co

Name: Charles G. Holland
Death Date: 29 May 1941
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Death Age: 65 years 8 months 29 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 31 Aug 1875
Birthplace: Brownwood Texas
Marital Status: married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: George Holland born Hollis Springs MS
Burial: Mt Olivet 29 May 1941
T E Brock, Seymour, Baylor Co Texas informant

Charles George married abt 1899 to Mary S born in MS June 1870. He reported on 1900 census mother was born in Kentucky and lived in Fort Worth in 1900. Unable to find George Bird and son Grover C in 1900 census.

Name: Mary S. Holland
Death Date: 30 Aug 1953
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Female
Death Age: 88 years 2 months 9 days
Estimated Birth Date: 1865
Birth Date: 21 June 1865 Mississippi according to Mrs. E K Miles informant, parents unknown lived and died at 755 9th Avenue buried Mt Olivet, resident of Ft Worth 50 yrs. She was listed as Mary S Holland on 1930 census born MS age 58 was 26 when she married Charles G Holland and he was 23.
They have a single stone at Mt Olivet.

Eldridge K Miles born 10 Dec 1898 died in Fort Worth Jul 1978, wife Euna/Una. Eldridge Kinchelo Miles wife Una Gertrude Nunn 02 Mar 1906 - 12 Sept 1981 Tarrant Texas. Una's parents were Thomas M and Rosa L Nunn both born in TX abt 1880.

On line marriage records for Tarrant County do not exist for 1870's thru early 1900's.

1905 Fort Worth Director, Holland's Theatre (Vaudeville) G B Holland mgr 115 E 13th and Grover Holland was a performer.

1930 Seymour, Baylor Texas
Thomas E Brock age 36 born TX parents MS mail carrier was 30 when he married born 05 Feb 1894 died in Baylor County 13 Dec 1983 son of Wm L Brock b. MS Sept 1869 and Clara J born MS 1873 who married in MS before coming to Texas. William L Brock Jr was born in MS 1894.
Essie M 29 AR
Helen J 05 TX
Leonard E 4 2/12 TX
Bessie L 2 TX
Mary L 1 7/12 TX

Re: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, TX

Posted: 1328586140000
Classification: Query
Thank you so much. I had some but not all of the information you provided.
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