Perhaps Betty’s ancestors moved to North Carolina (as did many other Hollomans from Virginia) and by the 1780s and 90s were on the move through the Cumberland Gap into Kentucky?
For additional information on Holliman families (Hollyman spelled numerous ways), these platforms are available.
Hollyman Ancestry.com - managed by Jeanette Holiman Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hollyman Facebook - managed by Tina Peddie at email@example.com
www.bholliman.com - a virtual archives of Hollyman and allied families managed by Glenn N. Holliman
http://ulyssholliman.blogspot.com - managed by Glenn N. Holliman