John C. & Mary H. Holmes, Harlan County, early 1900s



Lisa Fortner, of Mt. Carmel, Tennessee, shares this photo of her great-great-great-grandparents, John Clinton Holmes and Mary "Polly" Huff Holmes, of Harlan County, Kentucky, taken in the early 1900s. Back row, l-r: John Clinton Holmes, Floyd Holmes, unknown, and Cary Holmes. Front row, l-r: Talmage Holmes, Polly Huff Holmes, Dora Holmes, Silas Holmes, Cora Holmes (standing behind Silas and Sarah), Sarah Bailey Holmes, Jenny Holmes, Mattie Holmes and Allie Holmes. All the children belonged to Silas and Sarah.