Mary Agnes Holt

3 October 1859–28 July 1866 (Age 6)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Agnes

When Mary Agnes Holt was born on 3 October 1859, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Roskell Holt, was 41 and her mother, Sarah Noblet Jolley, was 39. She lived in Openshaw, Lancashire, England in 1861. She died on 28 July 1866, at the age of 6.

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John Roskell Holt
Sarah Noblet Jolley
James Jolley (Holt)
William George Holt
Sarah Holt
Isabella Jane Holt
Elizabeth Holt
Hannah Holt
Moroni Alma Holt
James Nephi Holt
Mary Agnes Holt

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World Events (5)

Age 4
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 4
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
Age 6
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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 (5)

  • Mary Holl in household of Gabrilla Holl, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mrs Harry Drew in entry for Mrs Sarah Holt Lorimer, "Utah, Brigham City Family History Center, Obituary Collection, 1930-2015"
  • Mary Agnes Holt, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"

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