ABRAHAM HOLLINGSWORTH


Son of Thomas of Rockland Manor, New Castle County, Del., by the first wife, Margaret.    She died in 1686.-- Abraham,-, born 1st month 18th, 1686. Died 1748.   He settled in Virginia.   He married Ann Robinson in 1710.    She died 1749.

Children

George.--Born 1712, Married Hannah McCoy of Virginia.
Margaret --Born 1715.   Married Benj. Carter, of Virginia.
Lydia--Born---------.   Married Lewis Neill, of Virginia.
Isaac.--Born 1722.   Married Rachel Parkins, of Virginia.

He bought of Alexander Ross, 583 acres of land in 1732, near Winchester, Va., which his son Isaac inherited, and a part of the land, the Homestead,is still owned by descendants.Isaac's title to this land was disputed by Lord Fairfax.   To prevent legal prodeedings, he again purchased it in 1754; the same year he built the stone house, now standing.   His son, Jonah, inherited the property which is now, 1884, owned and occupied by his daughter, Miss Betsy Hollingsworth, now in her 93rd year, and two daughters and a son of her brother David. The location of this property is about one mile south of Winchester, Va.


GEORGE HOLLINGSWORTH

Of Winchester, Va., son of Abraham and Ann Robinson, from Pennsylvania in 1732.--Born 1713. Married first, Hannah Mc Coy, December 19th, 1734.

Children

Joseph.--Born 1735.   Married first,-----Frost. Married second, Margaret Hammer, 1763. Went to Bush River, S.C. in 1768

Isaac--Born----. Married Susanna Wright. Went to Wateree, S. C. 1767.

Robert.--Born 1744. Married Susanna Rice, Winchester, Va. He died 1799.

Abraham,--Born----. Married Margaret Wright To South Carolina, after to Newberry, 0.

Ann,--Born----. Married -----Brock.

Married second, Jane Ellwell.

Children

James.--Born about 1758 or 9. Married Sarah Wright.

Henry.--Born 1760. Married Sarah Cook.

George.--Born 1762. Married Jane Henry.

John,--Born 1764. Married Rachel Wright.

Nathan.--Born 1766, Unmarried.

Susanna.--Born 1768, Married -----Mote.

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