When Mary Holt was born on 8 November 1754, in Winchendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, William Holt, was 27 and her mother, Mary Martin, was 34. She married Jonathan Bosworth Jr. on 26 May 1772, in Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 11 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Lunenburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1754. She died on 26 January 1847, at the age of 92.
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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