John Holly

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ChartsAncestors of Edward Ambrose Cooke
John Holly, son of Samuel Holly and Elizabeth (…), was born at England, about 1618.1 He died at Stamford, Connecticut, 25 May 1681.1,2,3

John married Mary (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, about 1640.2,1,4


Mary (…) d. 7 Apr 1714
  • Samuel Holly2,1 b. abt. 1641, d. 13 May 1709
  • Increase Holly2,1 b. 20 Aug 1643, d. 1 Mar 1726/27
  • Elizabeth Holly2,1 b. say 1646
  • John Holly2,1 b. 3 Nov 1649, d. 22 Sep 1716
  • Hannah Holly+1,2 b. 18 Apr 1651, d. 7 Dec 1710
  • Bethia Holly2,1 b. 6 Jan 1655, d. 24 Dec 1713
  • Elisha Holly2,1 b. 6 Mar 1658/59, d. 28 Oct 1719
  • Jonathan Holly2,1 b. 1 Mar 1662/63, d. 12 Oct 1712
  • Abigail Holly2,1 b. abt. 1665
This person was last edited on27 Sep 2017


  1. [S383] Paul W. Prindle, Ancestry of Elizabeth Barrett Gillespie (Mrs. William Sperry Beinkecke) (New Orleans, Louisiana: Polyanthos, 1976), 224-237, further cited as Prindle, Gillespie Ancestry.
  2. [S5] Donald Lines Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, two vols. (New Haven, Connecticut: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1930-1932), 290-291, further cited as Jacobus, Families of Old Fairfield.
  3. [S1184] Lucius B. Barbour and Lorraine Cook White (editor), The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, 55 vols. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1994-2002), 42:92-102, further cited as Barbour and White, Barbour Collection.
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 776, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).