A-3-28 William N. Holt was born about 1819 in Northampton Co., NC Guardian Accounts, Raleigh, NC. He died before 1870 in Limestone County, Alabama. He married  Martha Cunningham. She was born on 27 Sep 1833 in Northampton County, NC. She died on 01 Nov 1901 and was buried in Peak Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas.

 

William N. Holt and Martha Cunningham were married about 01 Sep 1851 in Madison County, Alabama. They had the following children:

 

A-4-75  Child Holt was born in Limestone County, Alabama. He died before 1870 in Limestone County, Alabama.

 

A-4-76. George P. Holt was born about 1854 in Limestone County, Alabama. He married Martha Dorcus Stephenson on 05 Oct 1878 in Limestone County, Alabama. He died on 27 Jul 1904 in McPeak, Ellis County, Texas.

 

A-4-77. Henry Lee Holt was born on 10 Jun 1856 in Limestone County, Alabama. He married Mary Lucy Cleveland on 12 Oct 1884 in Limestone County, Alabama (They were married by Larkin White at Reunion Church.). He died on 05 Apr 1932 in Lamar County, Texas. He was buried in Knights of Honor Cemetery, Blossom, Lamar Co., TX.

 

A-4-78  Elberton D. Holt was born in Apr 1858 in Limestone County, Alabama. He died on 04 Feb 1950 in Lamar County, Texas.

 

A-4-79  William C. Holt was born about 1862 in Limestone County, Alabama. He married Nancy Lee Dillard on 03 Feb 1886 in Biardstown, Lamar County, Texas[1]. He died on 30 Mar 1951 in Lamar County, Texas. He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar Co., TX.

 

 

Notes for William N. Holt:

General Notes:

William N. Holt was dead before 1870. His widow was living next to his m other Dorithy W. Holt. Some of the older children of William were living elsewhere.

1850 Census , check TX records

1860 Census - check TX records

 

1870 Census,. Limestone Co., AL,

14/14, twp 2, Range 4, Athens P.O.

Martha A. Holt, 37, Al

Henry L., Holt, 27, AL

William Holt, 8.

1880 Limestone Co., AL, h/h 64/64, twp 2, Range 3, Beat 4

Martha A. Holt, 47, (widowed), AL/AL/Ga

Henry L., 27, son, AL

William, 18, son, AL

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All four children of a William N. Holt and Martha Cunningham moved to Texas. William's brother Enoch Holt died in 1899. In the Enoch Holt's Giles Co., TN estate records four sons of William N. Holt were named as some of his heirs. They were:

(1) Henry L. Holt b. ca 1853 who married a Lucy Cleveland in Limestone C o., AL in 1884 was living in Ellis Co., TX. in 1900.

(2) George P. Holt b. ca 1854 married to Martha D. Stephenson also move d to Ellis Co., TX

(3) D.D. Holt b ca 1884-1860 removed to Ellis Co., TX then to Lamar Co. , TX

(4) William C. Holt b. ca 1862 removed to Lamar Co., TX.

 

 

Notes for Martha Cunningham:

General Notes:

Tombstone reads, "w/o of W.N." Buried next to her are

Mary L., w/o H.L.

1870 Census, Limestone Co., AL,

14/14, twp 2, range 4, Athens P.O.

Martha A. Holt, 37, Al

Henry L., Holt, 27, AL

William Holt, 8.

In 1900 Martha C., born Sept. 1882, age 67, was enumerated in her son Henry Holt's household. She was widowed with 5 children born, 4 living. -  iving would be Henry, Geo. P., and Dellie - all living in Texas when 1900 census was enumerated..