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HOLT (Soundex H430) — See also ADERHOLT, ARNHOLT, BARNHOLT, BORNHOLT, BRENHOLT, DORHOLT, HOIT, HOLDT, HOLST, HOLTAN, HOLTEN, HOLTER, HOLTHAUS, HOLTHER, HOLTJE, HOLTON, HOLTORF, HOLTWICK, HOLTZ, HOLTZMAN, HOLTZOFF, HOULT, HULT, LOTH, MOLT, NOLT, OMHOLT, OVERHOLT, RAVNHOLT, ROCKHOLT, ROSHOLT, TOHL, VANHOLT, WRENHOLT.

  HOLT: See also Oliver Holt Adams — Woodbury Holt Apgar — Warren Hendry Atherton — Henry Chandler Bowen — James Edmund Boyd — Holt F. Butt, Jr — Holt Byrne — John D. Caemmerer — Martha Holt Castle — James Holt Clanton — Alfred Holt Colquitt — Rufus Holt Craig, Jr. — Henry Croll, Jr. — James Buchanan Duke — Holt Easley — Edwin W. H. Farnum — Joseph Holt Gaines — James Holt Gaines — William Holt Gale — Holt Getterman — Caroline Clyde Holt Holly — Willis Randolph Lovelace, Jr. — Carry D. McCormick — James H. McDonald — Jeffrey Holt Millikin — Robert Homer Mollohan — Harry Bentley Richardson — Holt Richeson — Harrison Holt Riddleberger — Logan Holt Roots — John Vines Satterfield, Jr. — Holt N. Winfield — William Sidney Wysong
  Holt, Abraham P. — of Bridgewater, Grafton County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 11th District, 1850-52. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Albert G. — of Kenova, Wayne County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Kenova, W.Va., 1897-1916. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Alfred — of Lee, Strafford County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 1st District, 1851-53. Burial location unknown.
Andrew Holt Holt, Andrew (b. 1855) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in East Union, Carver County, Minn., May 20, 1855. Lawyer; municipal judge in Minnesota, 1894-1904; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1912-17; appointed 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Holt, Arlene — of Walnut, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Holt, Arthur B. — of Bar Harbor, Hancock County, Maine; Gouldsboro, Hancock County, Maine. Republican. Member of Maine state senate 14th District, 1919-22. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Barbara (born c.1948) — of Elon College, Alamance County, N.C. Born about 1948. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Holt, Barbara — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Holt, Barbara — of Walker, Kent County, Mich. Candidate for mayor of Walker, Mich., 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Holt, Benjamin — Delegate to Texas Convention of 1832 from District of Sabine, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Bobby — of Midland, Midland County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Holt, Bryce R. — of North Carolina. U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina, 1947-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, C. T. — of Ainsworth, Brown County, Neb. Democrat. Chair of Brown County Democratic Party, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Charles H. — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Mayor of Pawtucket, R.I., 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Charles H. K. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Hawaii Territory, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Clyde S. — of Fairmont, Marion County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Fairmont, W.Va., 1919-20 (acting, 1919-20). Burial location unknown.
  Holt, D. G. — of Willow Grove, Montgomery County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Holt, Dale S. — of Blades, Sussex County, Del. Democrat. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 4th District, 1945-46. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Daniel — of Sandwich, Carroll County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 6th District, 1820-23, 1828-29. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Daniel — of Wolcott, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wolcott, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, David, Jr. — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Democrat. Postmaster at Madison, Wis., 1845-49. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, David — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 2008; Presidential Elector for Oklahoma, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Holt, Donald R., Jr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Holt, Doris Simpson — of Flora, Clay County, Ill. University of Illinois trustee, 1943-. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Dorothy L. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Holt, Drawdy Norton, Jr. — of Charleston County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 112th District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Holt, E. J. — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Johnston County, 1874-75, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Edward D. — of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norfolk, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Elias C. — of Wyoming County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wyoming County, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Elijah — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1797-98. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Elijah Adams — of Niagara County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 1st District, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Elmer See William Elmer Holt
  Holt, Emil — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Communist. Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Erik O. — of Rochester, Strafford County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Rochester 1st Ward, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Esther — of Ponca City, Kay County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Holt, Eugene — of Burlington, Alamance County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Finis J. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Holt, Frances Arlene — of Walnut, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Holt, Fred — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Oklahoma, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Fred F. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 17th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Holt, Fred P. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1904, 1906, 1926; treasurer of Connecticut Democratic Party, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Gates — Member of New York state assembly from Clinton and Franklin counties, 1809-12, 1817-18. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, George — of Clearfield, Davis County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, George — of Newington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Newington; elected 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, George Bunce (1790-1871) — also known as George B. Holt — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Born in Norfolk, Litchfield County, Conn., June 12, 1790. Lawyer; newspaper editor; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1824-25; member of Ohio state senate, 1828-30; common pleas court judge in Ohio, 1828-36, 1843-49; delegate to Ohio state constitutional convention from Montgomery County, 1850-51. Presbyterian. Died October 30, 1871 (age 81 years, 140 days). Interment at Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio.
  Holt, George Chandler (1843-1931) — Born in Mexico, Oswego County, N.Y., December 31, 1843. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1903-14; retired 1914. Member, Skull and Bones. Died in Nice, France, January 26, 1931 (age 87 years, 26 days). Interment somewhere in Nice, France.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Louisa Bowen (1848-1925); father of Hamilton Holt (1872-1951).
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article
  Holt, George H. — U.S. Consul in Gaspé Basin, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, George M. — of Haverstraw, Rockland County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Haverstraw, N.Y., 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Guy B. — of West Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from West Hartford, 1932, 1936; Connecticut state treasurer, 1937-39. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Hamilton (1872-1951) — of Connecticut. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., August 18, 1872. Democrat. Magazine editor and publisher; one of the founding members of the NAACP, 1909; candidate for U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1924; president, Rollins College, 1925-49. Member, NAACP. Died in Woodstock, Windham County, Conn., April 26, 1951 (age 78 years, 251 days). Interment at Woodstock Hill Cemetery, Woodstock, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of George Chandler Holt (1843-1931) and Mary Louisa (Bowen) Holt (1848-1925); married 1899 to Alexina Crawford Smith (1869-1936).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Holt, Harry — of California. Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Holt, Helen — also known as Mrs. Rush D. Holt — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Lewis County, 1955-56; appointed 1955; delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1956; candidate for secretary of state of West Virginia, 1958. Female. Still living as of 1958.
  Relatives: Married to Rush Dew Holt (1905-1955).
  Political family: Holt family of Weston, West Virginia.
  Holt, Henry (d. 1944) — of Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, N.Dak. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1934; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1940; Lieutenant Governor of North Dakota, 1943-44; died in office 1944. Died March 2, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Henry — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1944-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Henry C. — of Kearney, Buffalo County, Neb. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Kearney, Neb., 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Henry H. — of Michigan. Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1873-76. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Henry T. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Hartford, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Henry W. — Justice of Virginia state supreme court, 1928-40; appointed 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Herbert — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Holt, Herbert B. — of New Mexico. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from New Mexico, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Hermon (1844-1934) — of Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H. Born in Woodstock, Windsor County, Vt., September 7, 1844. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1889-91; member of New Hampshire state senate 7th District, 1895-96. Episcopalian. Died in Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H., November 25, 1934 (age 90 years, 79 days). Interment at Pleasant Street Cemetery, Claremont, N.H.
  Holt, Hines (1805-1865) — of Georgia. Born near Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Ga., April 27, 1805. Georgia state treasurer, 1829-32; U.S. Representative from Georgia at-large, 1841; member of Georgia state senate, 1859; Representative from Georgia in the Confederate Congress, 1862-63; delegate to Georgia state constitutional convention, 1865; died in office 1865. Died while attending state constitutional convention at Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Ga., November 4, 1865 (age 60 years, 191 days). Interment at Linwood Cemetery, Columbus, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Holt, Homer A. (1831-1898) — of Greenbrier County, W.Va. Born April 27, 1831. Democrat. Judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1890-96. Died January 7, 1898 (age 66 years, 255 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Grandfather of Homer Adams Holt (1898-1975).
  Political family: Holt family of Weston, West Virginia.
  Holt, Homer Adams (1898-1975) — also known as Homer A. Holt — of Fayetteville, Fayette County, W.Va. Born in Lewisburg, Greenbrier County, W.Va., March 1, 1898. Democrat. Lawyer; chair of Fayette County Democratic Party, 1929; West Virginia state attorney general, 1933-37; Governor of West Virginia, 1937-41. Presbyterian. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., January 16, 1975 (age 76 years, 321 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Byrne Holt and Emma (McWhorter) Holt; married, March 22, 1924, to Isabel Wood; grandson of Homer A. Holt (1831-1898); distant cousin *** of Rush Dew Holt.
  Political family: Holt family of Weston, West Virginia.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Holt, Horace H. — of Akron, Washington County, Colo. Republican. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Howard Harwood — also known as Howard H. Holt — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 11th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Mrs. J. A. B. See Jean S. Holt
  Holt, J. C. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Secretary of Michigan Gold Democratic Party, 1899; member of Michigan Gold Democratic State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, J. H. — of Centre County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Centre County, 1889-92. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, J. J. (d. 1868) — District judge in Texas 10th District, 1850. Died in Texas, March 1, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Joseph Holt (1807-1894).
  Political family: Wickliffe-Holt family of Louisville, Kentucky.
  Holt, J. P. — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, J. T. — of Baxley, Appling County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Jack E. (b. 1924) — of Hinton, Summers County, W.Va. Born in Mt. Hope, Fayette County, W.Va., April 25, 1924. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; justice of the peace; real estate broker; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Summers County, 1969-72. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Moose; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Still living as of 1972.
  Relatives: Son of McClelland Holt and Nita (Tyree) Holt.
  Holt, Jacob H. — of Clinton County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, James E. — of Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Claremont; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, James Findlay — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 14th District, 1946; member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, James H. — of Fairfield Center, Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine. Postmaster at Fairfield Center, Maine, 1889-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, James Seaborn — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, James W. — of Grafton, Taylor County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Grafton, W.Va., 1891-94, 1897-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Janis — of Hardin County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Holt, Jean S. — also known as Mrs. J. A. B. Holt — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates; elected 1972; defeated, 1974 (17th District). Female. Still living as of 1974.
  Holt, Jeanne G. — of Altadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Holt, Jeremiah — of Harwinton, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Harwinton, 1830-31. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Jim — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Holt, Joe See Joseph Franklin Holt III
  Holt, John C. — of Rahway, Union County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Holt, John E. (d. 1832) — of Norfolk, Va. Mayor of Norfolk, Va., 1808-09, 1815-16, 1817, 1817-18, 1818-19, 1819-20, 1820-21, 1821-22, 1822-23, 1823-24, 1824-25, 1825-26, 1826-27, 1827-28, 1828-29, 1829-30, 1830-31, 1831-32; died in office 1832. Died October 12, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, John H. — of Preston County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Preston County, 1879; candidate for Governor of West Virginia, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, John H. — of Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Madison County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, John I. — of Passaic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1889, 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, John J. — of Picher, Ottawa County, Okla. Democrat. Postmaster at Picher, Okla., 1916-19. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Jordan — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Mayor of Baton Rouge, La., 1865. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Joseph (1807-1894) — of Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Ky.; Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky.; Washington, D.C. Born in Breckinridge County, Ky., January 6, 1807. Lawyer; newspaper editor; Jefferson County Commonwealth Attorney, 1833-35; U.S. Commissioner of Patents, 1857; U.S. Postmaster General, 1859-60; U.S. Secretary of War, 1861. Died in Washington, D.C., August 1, 1894 (age 87 years, 207 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Breckinridge County, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of John W. Holt (1772-1838) and Eleanor K. (Stephens) Holt (1783-1871); brother of J. J. Holt; married, April 24, 1839, to Mary Louisa Harrison (1811-1846); married, April 2, 1850, to Margaret Anderson Wickliffe (c.1821-1860; daughter of Charles Anderson Wickliffe); first cousin of Joseph White Holt; first cousin twice removed of William Sidney Wysong (1876-1963).
  Political family: Wickliffe-Holt family of Louisville, Kentucky.
  Holt County, Neb. is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Holt, Joseph Franklin III (1924-1997) — also known as Joseph F. Holt; Joe Holt — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Encino, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Van Nuys, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., July 6, 1924. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; insurance business; public relations business; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1948, 1956; speaker, 1952; served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean conflict; U.S. Representative from California 22nd District, 1953-61. Died in Santa Maria, Santa Barbara County, Calif., July 14, 1997 (age 73 years, 8 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Holt, Joseph Warren (born c.1968) — also known as Joseph W. Holt — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born about 1968. Filmmaker; athletic coach; candidate in primary for mayor of Detroit, Mich., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Holt, Joseph White (1825-1898) — of New Castle, Craig County, Va.; Hamlin, Lincoln County, W.Va. Born in Campbell County, Va., December 6, 1825. Lawyer; Craig County Commonwealth Attorney; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Lincoln County, 1881-84. Presbyterian. Died in Hamlin, Lincoln County, W.Va., January 21, 1898 (age 72 years, 46 days). Interment at Fairview Memory Gardens, Hamlin, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Holt and Nancy (Howard) Holt; married 1847 to Nancy D. 'Nannie' Hanes (1826-1903); grandfather of William Sidney Wysong (1876-1963); first cousin of Joseph Holt.
  Political family: Wickliffe-Holt family of Louisville, Kentucky.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Holt, Kenneth C. — of Bradshaw, Baltimore County, Md. Republican. Candidate for Maryland state senate 6th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Holt, L. M. — of Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Lee — of Spencer, Clay County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state senate 6th District; elected 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Holt, Leonard — of South Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Holt, Lewis G. — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Lawrence, Mass., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, M. S. — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1918, 1922, 1924, 1928; mayor of Weston, W.Va., 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Marjorie Sewell (1920-2018) — also known as Marjorie S. Holt — of Severna Park, Anne Arundel County, Md. Born in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., September 17, 1920. Republican. U.S. Representative from Maryland 4th District, 1973-87. Female. Presbyterian. Died in Severna Park, Anne Arundel County, Md., January 6, 2018 (age 97 years, 111 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Holt, Mark — of Jacob, Jackson County, Ill. Republican. Chair of Jackson County Republican Party, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Holt, Mary Sherwood — of Newport News, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Holt, Michael K. — American candidate for Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Holt, Michael W. — of Alamance County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 31st District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, O. T. — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1888; member of Democratic National Committee from Texas, 1888; mayor of Houston, Tex., 1902-04. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Olin R. — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Governor of Indiana, 1924; mayor of Kokomo, Ind., 1935-38. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Oliver — of Willington, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Willington, 1825-27. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Onjel — of Denison, Grayson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Holt, Orrin (1792-1855) — of Willington, Tolland County, Conn. Born in Willington, Tolland County, Conn., March 13, 1792. Democrat. Farmer; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Willington, 1830-32; member of Connecticut state senate 20th District, 1835-36; U.S. Representative from Connecticut, 1836-39 (at-large 1836-37, 6th District 1837-39). Died in East Willington, Willington, Tolland County, Conn., June 20, 1855 (age 63 years, 99 days). Interment at Old Cemetery, Willington Hill, Willington, Conn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Holt, P. A. — of Jacksonville, Duval County, Fla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, P. O. — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Paul See Alfred Wagenknecht
  Holt, Paul K. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1940; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1948, 1950; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 2nd District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Philemon — of East Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from East Haven, 1821-22, 1831-32. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, R. J. — of Jackson, Madison County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Robert B. — of Texas. Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Holt, Robert E. L. — of Princeton, Mercer County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Princeton, W.Va., 1923-32. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Robert E. Lee
  Holt, Robert G. — of Broome County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Broome County 1st District, 1936, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Robert L. — of Burlington, Alamance County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Robert P. — of Newport News, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Newport News, Va., 1933-51 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Ron — of Utah. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Utah 1st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Holt, Rosie — Republican. Candidate for Hawaii state senate 6th District, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Holt, Roy E. — of Chadwick, Christian County, Mo. Republican. School teacher; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Christian County, 1927-28. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Mrs. Rush D. See Helen Holt
  Holt, Rush D. (b. 1948) — of Hopewell Township, Cumberland County, N.J.; Pennington, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Weston, Lewis County, W.Va., October 15, 1948. Democrat. College professor; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 12th District, 1999-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 2000, 2004, 2008; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New Jersey, 2013. Protestant. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Rush Dew Holt (1905-1955).
  Political family: Holt family of Weston, West Virginia.
  Campaign slogan (2013): "Teacher, Scientist, Progressive."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Holt, Rush Dew (1905-1955) — also known as Rush D. Holt — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Born in Weston, Lewis County, W.Va., June 19, 1905. School teacher; athletic coach; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Lewis County, 1931-35, 1942-50, 1955; defeated (Democratic), 1928; died in office 1955; U.S. Senator from West Virginia, 1935-41; defeated in Democratic primary, 1940; candidate for Governor of West Virginia, 1944, 1952. Member, Elks; Moose. Died in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., February 8, 1955 (age 49 years, 234 days). Interment at Macpelah Cemetery, Weston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Matthew S. Holt and Lela (Dew) Holt; married to Helen Holt; father of Rush D. Holt (1948-); distant cousin *** of Homer Adams Holt.
  Political family: Holt family of Weston, West Virginia.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Holt, Samuel — of Marietta, Washington County, Ohio. Postmaster at Marietta, Ohio, 1815-18. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Samuel Doak (1803-1863) — of Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala. Born in Elberton, Elbert County, Ga., October 14, 1803. Whig. Physician; mayor of Montgomery, Ala., 1838, 1852. Methodist. Died in Montgomery, Montgomery County, Ala., April 23, 1863 (age 59 years, 191 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Montgomery, Ala.
  Holt, Saxon W. — Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate, 1904-35 (36th District 1904-23, 34th District 1924-35); Lieutenant Governor of Virginia; elected 1937. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Sibal S. — of Alexandria, Rapides Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Holt, Thomas — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Southington, Connecticut, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Thomas H. — of Kentucky. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 7th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Thomas Michael (1831-1896) — also known as Thomas M. Holt — of Alamance County, N.C. Born in Alamance County, N.C., July 15, 1831. Cotton manufacturer; member of North Carolina state senate 24th District, 1876; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Alamance County, 1883-87; Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina, 1889-91; Governor of North Carolina, 1891-93. Died April 11, 1896 (age 64 years, 271 days). Interment somewhere in Alamance County, N.C.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Holt, Tracy — of Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Holt, Mrs. Virgil — of Lawrenceburg, Lawrence County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, W. F. — of West Bridgton, Bridgton, Cumberland County, Maine. Postmaster at West Bridgton, Maine, 1893-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, W. G. — of Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, W. H. — of Graham, Alamance County, N.C. Postmaster at Graham, N.C., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, W. K., Jr. — of Rochelle, Wilcox County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Wendell H. — of Richwood, Nicholas County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Nicholas County, 1943-44; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Willard — Constitutional candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Holt, Mrs. William — of Laramie, Albany County, Wyo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, William A. — of New London, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New London, 1917-20. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, William B. — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1946-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, William D. — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Democrat. Postmaster at Covington, Ky., 1854-62. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, William Elmer (1884-1945) — also known as Elmer Holt — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Born October 14, 1884. Democrat. Lieutenant Governor of Montana, 1935; Governor of Montana, 1935-37; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1936. Died in Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont., March 1, 1945 (age 60 years, 138 days). Interment somewhere in Portland, Ore.
  Holt, William F. — of Redlands, San Bernardino County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, William H. — of Mt. Sterling, Montgomery County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Holt, Winfield S. — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Republican. Postmaster at Little Rock, Ark., 1897-1910; delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Winfield Scott


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