Isabella Holland (1856 - 1874)

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Isabella Holland
1856 - 1874
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Isabella Holland was born in 1856. She was born to William Holland and Jane Mathers Holland. She died in 1874 in Australia at 18 years of age. We know that Isabella Holland had been residing in Australia.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Isabella Holland died in 1874 in Australia at age 18. She was born in 1856. She was born to William Holland and Jane Mathers Holland. We know that Isabella Holland had been residing in Australia.

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In 1856, in the year that Isabella Holland was born, on February 18th, The American Party, also called the "Know-Nothings" because they were an anti-Catholic and anti-immigrant movement, assembled in Philadelphia to nominate their first Presidential candidate, former President Millard Fillmore. The party sought to keep the "purity" of elections by blocking "impure" foreigners.

In 1860, when she was just 4 years old, on December 20th, South Carolina seceded from the United States - the first state to do so. At the time, there were about 4 million people enslaved in the American South.

In 1869, when she was only 13 years old, on May 10th, North America's first transcontinental railroad was completed at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory, by driving a "golden spike" or the "last spike" of the line. The spike was driven by Leland Stanford and is now displayed at Stanford University.

In 1874, in the year of Isabella Holland's passing, on May 20th, Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis were approved for a patent for "blue jeans with copper rivets". They charged $13.50 per dozen jeans. Although the term "jeans" was first used in 1795 - in Italy - using rivets to reinforce stress points in jeans such as pockets and the bottom of the fly was an original idea..

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