John Jessie Holden

#1102, b. 7 Oct 1853, d. 24 Jul 1933
Last Edited:26 Sep 2010
FatherCharles Jackson Holden b. 29 Mar 1829, d. 9 Dec 1889
MotherMahala F. Page b. 1 May 1833, d. 7 Oct 1877

Outline of Life Events:

BirthJohn Jessie Holden was born on 7 Oct 1853 at MS.1,2
Census1860, household memberJohn Holden (given age 7) was enumerated in a household with Mahala F. Page on the 1860 Census at Liberty, Amite County, MS.3
MarriageJohn Jessie Holden married first Aminda Pet Gordon on 28 Nov 1883 at Amite County, MS.4,1
Death, WidowHe was left a widower when his wife, Aminda Pet, died in 1886 at Amite County, MS.2
MarriageJohn Jessie Holden married second Christine Sella Bates on 1 Jul 1891 at Amite County, MS.4,1
Death, WidowHe was again widowed when his second wife Christine Sella died in 1928 at Amite County, MS.2
DeathJohn Jessie Holden died at age 79 on 24 Jul 1933 in Amite County, MS.2,5
BurialHe was buried at Cockerham Cemetery in Amite County, MS.2


  1. [S1] Holy Bible. Hartford: Silus Andrus and Son, 1853. Benjamin Lippincott Coles Family. Held by Henrietta Stumpf, Arkansas.
  2. [S3] J. P. Mogan and K. C. Morgan. Amite County, Mississippi Cemeteries.
  3. [S460] 1860 U.S. Census. MS. Amite County. population schedule.
  4. [S8] Amite County, Mississippi 1810-1899 Marriage Records. P.O.Box 278, Hammond, LA 70404: Hunting For Bears.
  5. [S213] Holden family. Hugh Holden and Ruth Mixon Family Bible. N.p.:, unknown publish date. Unknown present owner, unknown location.