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Lawyer

William Henry Holt, American lawyer.

Background

Holt, William Henry was born on November 29, 1842 in Bath County, Kentucky, United States. Son of Gideon J. and Frances (Tyler) Holt.

Education

Educated Twinsburg Institute, Ohio, Fort Edward (New York) Institute. Bachelor of Laws, New York Law U., Albany, 1862. Doctor of Laws, Kentucky U., 1900.

Career

Practiced law, Mount Sterling, Kentucky, 1863-1884. Judge Kentucky Court of Appeals, Frankfort, 1884-1893. Chief justice of Kentucky, 1891-1892.

Practiced law at Frankfort, 1893-1900. First United States district judge of P.R., 1900-1904. Practicing law, Louisville, Kentucky, since 1904.

Past Grand Master.

Connections

Married Sarah Roberts, October 19, 1864.

father:
Gideon J. Holt

mother:
Frances (Tyler) Holt

spouse:
Sarah Roberts