Arthur Harry Holtman

23 May 1888–8 June 1967 (Age 79)
Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Arthur Harry

When Arthur Harry Holtman was born on 23 May 1888, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Johannes Nilsson Holtman, was 45 and his mother, Agnes Nita Agnetta Fristedt, was 35. He married Myrtle Peterson on 2 January 1912, in Davis, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1920 and Portage Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 8 June 1967, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Arthur Harry Holtman
Myrtle Peterson
Marriage: 2 January 1912
Dorothy Holtman
Robert Arthur Holtman
Scott Howard Holtman
William Blaine Holtman
Jack Holtman

Spouse and Children

2 January 1912
Davis, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 8

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 21

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Respelling of German Holtmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight


by Peggy Holtman Ellis his daughter February 2002 Art Holtman was born in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah 23 May 1888 to Johannes Nilsson Holtman and Agneta Mansson Fristedt. He often pointed out his birth …

Sources (3)

  • Arthur Harry Holtman, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Arthur H Holtmay, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Aurther H Holtman, "United States Census, 1940"

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