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Harry Howard Holt, American lawyer. member firm Montague & Holt, 1928-1944; Member Judicial Council of Virginia; Member American, Virginia, Newport News bar associations, Kappa Alpha.; Mason (Shriner).

Background

Holt, Harry Howard was born on October 28, 1904 in Hampton, Virginia, United States. Son of Harry Howard and Mary Whiting (Chisman) Holt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia, 1925. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1928.

Career

Admitted to Virginia bar 1928. Member firm Montague & Holt, 1928-1944. Formed partnership Montague, Ferguson & Holt, 1944.

Appointed assistant United State Attorneys, Eastern District of Virginia, 1933, special assistant to United State Attorneys general, 1940. United State Attorneys Eastern District Virginia, 1944. Director Citizens National Bank of Hampton, Peninsula Broadcasting Corporation.

Secretary-director Newport News Distilled Ice Company. Secretary, general, counsel Newport News Shipbldg. & Dry Dock Company Secretary, treasurer Newport News Shipbldg.

Foundation.

Membership

Member firm Montague & Holt, 1928-1944. Member Judicial Council of Virginia. Member American, Virginia, Newport News bar associations, Kappa Alpha.

Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Hampton Yacht.

Connections

Married Charlotte Meade Burrage, November 12, 1930 (divorced).; married second, Jean M. Eckley, December 7, 1958. Children: Charlotte Meade, Harry Howard III, Diana.

father:
Harry Howard Holt

mother:
Mary Whiting (Chisman) Holt

spouse:
Charlotte Meade Burrage

spouse:
Jean M. Eckley

child:
Charlotte Meade Holt

child:
Harry Howard III Holt

child:
Diana Holt