When Manerva Holt was born in 1837, in Blount, Alabama, United States, her father, William Charles Jasper Holt, was 52 and her mother, Elizabeth Hogeland, was 32.
English, North German, Dutch, Danish, and Norwegian: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a small wood, from Middle English, Middle Low German, Danish, and Norwegian holt, or a habitational name from one of the many places called with this word. In England, the surname is widely distributed, but more common in Lancashire and Yorkshire than elsewhere.
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