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Hamilton Tatum Holt

Hamilton Tatum Holt, industrialist. award, Mercer U., 1941. Member Georgia State Constitution Commission, 1944-1945; Member Blue Key (Mercer, U.).


  • Holt, Hamilton Tatum was born on January 1, 1897 in Louvale, Stewart County, Georgia, United States. Son of William Franklin and Calonia (Thomason) Holt.

  • Education

    • Student public schools in Columbus, Georgia.


    • Office assistant wholesale food Armour & Company, 1916-1920. Own business of wholesale foods, 1920-1930. Marble and granite quarrier and processor, 1930-1945.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Member Georgia State Constitution Commission, 1944-1945. Member Blue Key (Mercer, U.). Clubs: Atlanta Athletic, Idle Hour Country.

    Selected by “Dixie Business” as one of 1st 50 business men in South for 1950.


    • Married Melva Clark, September 12, 1923. Children: Jack Willis (deceased), Hamilton, Carol (Mistress.
    • father: William Franklin Holt
    • mother: Calonia (Thomason) Holt
    • spouse: Melva Clark
    • children: Jack Willis Holt (deceased)
    • Hamilton Holt
    • Carol (Mrs Holt
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    Born January 1, 1897
    Died September 2, 1963
    (aged 66)