Glenn Franklin Holt

27 March 1926–11 January 1985 (Age 58)
Rowan, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Glenn Franklin

When Glenn Franklin Holt was born on 27 March 1926, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, his father, Walter Jones Holt, was 28 and his mother, Fannie Stiller, was 29. He lived in Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and Township 1, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 11 January 1985, at the age of 58.

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Glenn Franklin Holt
Bessie Ruth Wentz

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    Mary Elizabeth Holt


    Mildred Naomi Holt


    Robert Lee Holt



    Edward Walter Holt


World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 16

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English, North German, Danish, and Norwegian: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a small wood, Middle English, Middle Low German, Danish, Norwegian holt, or a habitational name from one of the very many places named with this word. In England the surname is widely distributed, but rather more common in Lancashire than elsewhere.2 Shortened form of Dutch van Holt, a habitational name from places named Holt (see 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Glenn Holt in household of Walter Holt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Glenn Holt in household of Walter J Holt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Glenn Franklin Holt, "North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994"

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