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Holden Genealogy & History

Holden is an English name. The first Holdens lived in Lancashire county, where they held the estate of Holden since ancient times�hence the name. Holden family history in America likely began with Randall Holden, who moved to Rhode Island in 1630. Holden genealogy includes Perry Greeley Holden, the first professor of agronomy (essentially, the science of agriculture) in the United States, and William Holden, Academy and Emmy award-winning actor. The Holden motto is "Nec temere nec timide," which means "Neither rashly nor timidly." The Holden coat of arms is silver with a red escutcheon surrounded by six red allerions.


Holden Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Alberta Holden-- --, 1914April ,1985CA
Baby Holden-- --, 1898December ,1985TX
C Joe Holden-- --, 1928September ,1987PA
D Lorraine Holden-- --, 1920October 26,2001SD

Holden Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Marlene Holden-- --, 1909December ,1981Baltimore,MD
Fairley Holden-- --, 1916October 3,1987Atlanta,GA
G Ivan Holden-- --, 1924January 1,2009Portage,MI
H Ben Holden-- --, 1918April 10,1994Oroville,WA

Holden Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Bennie HoldenNellie RichardsonSeptember 18,1935Wake, NC
Calvin HoldenIda HoldenMay 16,1936Wake, NC
Elbenezer HoldenGeraldine HaywoodFebruary 4,1950Wake, NC
George HoldenVivian WhiteOctober 3,1942Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Holden

829th: Pearce830th: Valentine
831st: Bernard832nd: Crowley
833rd: Gorman834th: Ewing
835th: Kessler836th: Jarvis
837th: Cooke838th: McPherson

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