The Holloways OfHalesowen
Holloway, born 1698 at Hales Owen, married Mary in 1719. In 1720 they had a son
William. He was baptized at Hales Owen Church on 31st March 1720.
25th March 1749, William married Elizabeth Eaton. She presented him with six
sons and one daughter:
born 5th November 1749 and baptized at Halesowen on 30th January 1750;
baptized 15th December 1751 at Halesowen;
baptized on 24th February 1754 at
baptized 15th August 1756 at Halesowen;
baptized 3rd February 1760 at Halesowen;
baptized 28th February 1763 at Halesowen;
baptized 25th July 1764 at Halesowen.
Holloway married Sarah or Sally Chatwin at Hales Owen Church on 26th November
1775. They had a number of children, which included:
baptized at St Johns Hales Owen on 9th June 1776 but who died` in infancy?
baptized at St Johns Hales Owen on 23rd May 1779;
baptized at St Johns Hales Owen on 31st May 1789;
baptized at St Johns Hales Owen on 3rd July 1792;
baptized at St Johns Hales Owen on 10th March 1793.
died at the age of 80 and was buried at Hales Owen on 6th March 1829.
Holloway married Mary Hawkeswood 26th July 1772. They had seven children:
baptized 3rd October 1773 at Hales Owen;
baptized 7th April 1776 at Hales Owen;
baptized 4th February 1781 at Hales Owen;
baptized 13th October 1782 at Hales Owen;
baptized 12th June 1785 at Hales Owen;
baptized 14th June 1789 at Hales Owen;
baptized 8th September 1793 at Hales Owen.
were a number of Hawkswoods in Hales Owen in the 1750ís, but it seems likely
that Mary was the daughter of Thomas Hawkeswood and Joyce Round and was born 6th
Holloway was buried at Hales Owen on 26th December 1826, age 41.
Holloway married Thomas Higgins at Old Swinford 26th December 1808.