Holloway records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Holloway family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Holloway Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Holloway Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Holloway family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Holloway

Stanley HollowayWiki Stanley Augustus Holloway OBE (1 October 1890 ? 30 January 1982) was a celebrated English stage and film actor, comedian, singer and entertainer, famous for his comic and character roles on stage and screen, especially that of Alfred P Doolittle in "My Fair Lady".
Josh HollowayWiki Joshua Lee Holloway (born July 20, 1969) is an American actor and former model.
Thomas HollowayWiki Thomas Holloway (22 September 1800 - 26 December 1883) was a patent medicine vendor and philanthropist from England.
Liddy HollowayWiki Elizabeth Brenda "Liddy" Holloway (March 27, 1945 ? December 29, 2004) was a New Zealand actress.
Adam HollowayWiki Adam James Harold Holloway (born 29 July 1965 in Faversham, Kent) is a British politician and is the Conservative MP for Gravesham.
John HollowayWiki John Holloway (15 January 1744 ? 26 June 1826), Governor of Newfoundland (1807-1809), was born on January 15, 1744 at Wells, Somerset, England.
Julian HollowayWiki Julian Holloway (born 24 June 1944) is an English actor and part of a famous family.
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William J. HollowayWiki William Judson Holloway (December 15, 1888 ? January 27, 1970) was an American principal, lawyer, and politician who served as the third Lieutenant Governor of Oklahoma.
Ian HollowayWiki Ian Scott Holloway (born 12 March 1963) is an English former football player and current manager.
Alison HollowayWiki Alison Holloway (born 2 February 1961) is an English journalist and media personality, now living in the United States.
Robin HollowayWiki Robin Greville Holloway (born 19 October, 1943 in Leamington Spa) is an English composer.
Kathryn HollowayWiki Kathryn (Kate) Holloway (born October 18, 1968 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian political activist, journalist, and entrepreneur, best known for her work in the Canadian Green and Ontario Liberal parties, and for her private and public-sector work on climate change, participatory democracy, and free speech.
Bruce HollowayWiki Bruce Holloway (born June 27, 1963) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman.
Condredge HollowayWiki Condredge Holloway (born January 24, 1954 in Huntsville, Alabama) was a star quarterback for the University of Tennessee and later in the Canadian Football League.
Richard HollowayWiki Richard F.
John HollowayWiki John Holloway (born 1947) is a lawyer, Marxist-oriented sociologist and philosopher, whose work is closely associated with the Zapatista movement in Mexico, his home since 1991.
Fred Garrigus HollowayWiki Fred Garrigus Holloway (1898-1988) was an American Bishop of The Methodist Church, elected in 1960.
Clyde C. HollowayWiki Clyde Cecil Holloway (born November 28, 1943) is an American small business owner from Forest Hill in the southern part of Rapides Parish who is one of five members of the Louisiana Public Service Commission.
Wanda HollowayWiki Wanda Holloway is a woman from Channelview, Texas, known for hiring a hit man to kill the mother of her daughter's cheerleading rival.
Natalee HollowayWiki Natalee Ann Holloway (born October 21, 1986) disappeared on May 30, 2005, during a high school graduation trip to Aruba, a Caribbean country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Nuala HollowayWiki Nuala Holloway is an artist, academic and fluent Irish speaker.
Warren HollowayWiki Warren Holloway (born March 24, 1982) is an American football player who played the wide receiver position for the Iowa Hawkeyes from 2001 to 2005.
Adam HollowayWiki Adam Holloway (born 1980) is a former professional rugby player.
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Sue HollowayWiki Susan ("Sue") Holloway (born May 19, 1955 in Halifax, Nova Scotia) is a Canadian cross country skier who competed in the late 1970s and sprint canoer who competed from the late 1970s to the early 1980s.
Randy HollowayWiki Randy Holloway (born August 26, 1955, in Sharon, Pennsylvania) is a former National Football League defensive end who played from 1978 to 1984 for the Minnesota Vikings and the St.
David P. HollowayWiki David Pierson Holloway (December 7, 1809 - September 9, 1883) was a U.
Derek HollowayWiki Derek Lance Holloway (born January 17, 1961 in Riverside Township, New Jersey) is a former wide receiver in the United States Football League, the National Football League, the Canadian Football League, the World League of American Football and the Arena Football League.
Red HollowayWiki Red Holloway (James W Holloway), born in Helena, Arkansas on May 31, 1927, is a well-known blues and jazz tenor saxophonist.
David HollowayWiki David Alexander Holloway (born December 4, 1983 in) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent.
Jabari HollowayWiki Jabari Jelani Holloway (born December 18, 1978 in Atlanta, Georgia) is a former American football tight end in the National Football League for the New England Patriots and Houston Texans.
Edgar Alfred HollowayWiki Edgar Alfred Holloway (1870 ? 1941) was a noted illustrator of children's books.
Chris HollowayWiki Christopher Holloway (born February 5, 1980 in Swansea) is a Welsh footballer currently playing for Llanelli.
Lester HollowayWiki Lester John Holloway (born July 22, 1970 in Shepherd's Bush, London, United Kingdom) is a British journalist and editor.