A-4-77 Henry Lee Holt, son of William N. Holt and Martha Cunningham, was born on 10 Jun 1856 in Limestone County, Alabama. He died on 05 Apr 1932 in Lamar County, Texas. He was buried in Knights of Honor Cemetery, Blossom, Lamar Co., TX. He married Mary Lucy Cleveland. She was born in Sep 1852 in Limestone County, Alabama. She died on 03 Mar 1891 in Ellis County, Texas. She was buried in McPeak Cemetery, Ellis Co., TX.


Henry Lee Holt and Mary Lucy Cleveland were married on 12 Oct 1884 in Limestone County, Alabama (They were married by Larkin White at Reunion Church.). They had the following children:


A-5-153 Ollie Martha Holt was born on 18 Jul 1885 in Limestone County, Alabama. She died on

08 Aug 1969 in Lamar County, Texas.


A-5-154 James Archie Holt was born in Jan 1892 in Limestone County, Alabama. He died on 10 Oct 1911 in Lamar County, Texas.



Notes for Henry Lee Holt:


1880 Limestone Co., AL

Henry L. Holt, 27, was enumerated in h/h of his widowed mother.

After the 1899 death of his paternal uncle Enoch Holt and his wife Mary Vance, Henry L. Holt was named in their Giles Co., TN estate records. He was living in Ellis Co., TX at that time.


1900 Ellis Co., TX, JP6, ed 33, p.16

Holt, Henry 48, , June 1852, mar 16 yrs, AL/AL/AL

Holt, Mary L., Sept.??, mar 16 yrs, 2 children born/living, AL/VA/?

Holt, Ellie, dau, July 1886, 14, AL/AL/AL

Holt, Archie, son, Jan 1892, 8, AL/AL/AL

Holt, Martha, mother, Sept. 1852, 67, wid, 5 children born, 4 living, A l/?/AL


1910 Lamar Co., TX, Ambia, 2 Pct.,

Holt, Henry L., 57, wd, AL/AL/AL, farmer

..., James A., son, 18, AL/AL/AL

Cearly, Martha, dau, 24, mar 1x for 4 yrs, 1 child born/living

..., W.R., soninlaw, 22, AR/AR/AR

..., Clarence, granson, 1, TX/AR/AL


1920 Justice Precinct 4, Lamar, Texas

H L Holt 67

Ollie Cearley 34

Clarence Cearley 10

Grady Cearley 6 - note died 1935

A W Cearley 64, boarder, MS (note died 10-18-1930 bur Knights of Hono r Cem)


1930 Paris, Lamar, Texas

Henry Lee Holt 78, renting $10, 78, wd, AL/AL/AL, laborer, job work

Ollie Cearley 44, dau, wd, AL/AL/AL

Grady Cearley 17, grandson, TX/AR/AL, operator, postal telephone


Notes for Mary Lucy Cleveland:


Lucy was the step daughter of Joseph C. Bailey. She was age 15 when

numerated in 1880 h/h of Joseph C. Bailey and wife Martha J.


Tombstone Inscription: wife of H.L.