Abt 1798 Augusta Co, VA. They were involved in a court suit:
"Holmes vs. Holmes--O. S. 172; N. S. 61--Spa. from Staunton Chancery District Court to Sheriff of Frederick County to summon Nancy Holmes, Gertrude Ehra (Elva) Holmes, Joseph Holmes, Andrew Hunter Holmes, infant and orphans of Joseph Holmes, deceased; avidHolmes, Edward McGuire, Jr., and Elizabeth, his wife, late Holmes, Betsey Ann Legrand, Rebecca Legrand, Noah (Nash?) Legrand, Jr., Lucy Legrand, Horace Holmes Legrand, children of Margaret Legrand, deceased, late Margaret Holmes, to answer Hugh Holmes, Daniel Conrad and Rebecca, his wife, late Holmes, also heirs of Joseph Holmes, deceased."