Sex: Male
Father: James HOLMES
Mother: Elizabeth
Birth: 18 Sep 1745 Prince William County, Virginia
Death: 7 Jun 1833 Shelby County, Kentucky
Notes: Revolutionary War Record states James Holmes, Junior served as ensign and first Lieutenant in Captain Slaughter's company, 7th Virginia Regiment under Colonel Daniel Morgan. He was transferred to this regiment after having enlisted August 24, 1776 to serve three years in Captain Graybell Long's company of the 11th Virginia Regiment. He was in the Battles of Brandywine, Germantown, and Trenton. He was discharged from service May 2, 1779. He applied for pension on September 13, claiming enlistment in Culpepper County, Virginia, and it was allowed in Madison County, Virginia 1819.

Some records have stated that James Holmes was the son of Edmund and Sibella Halley thus confusing him with a first cousin of the same name.



Family 1

Spouse/Partner: Margaret LEWIS d. 25 Mar 1832
Place of Birth: Culpepper County, Virginia
Place of Death: Shelby County, Kentucky
Marriage: 13 Sep 1764 Culpepper County, Virginia
6 Apr 1777 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
13 Feb 1841
  Edmund HOLMES Male b. 12 Oct 1765
  Sibby HOLMES Male b. 3 Jan 1768 d. 30 Aug 1813
  Elsay HOLMES Male b. 1 May 1769 d. 8 Jan 1795
  Margaret HOLMES Male b. 24 Feb 1773
  Jesse HOLMES Male b. 17 Dec 1775 d. 8 May 1840
  Elizabeth HOLMES Male b. 2 Sep 1779 d. 1 Aug 1839
  Sarah HOLMES Male b. 11 Jul 1782
  James Lewis HOLMES Male b. 23 Feb 1785
  Lavinia HOLMES Male                   
  Lucy HOLMES Male                   
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