|Birth: ||Apr. 19, 1825|
|Death: ||Dec. 18, 1907|
West Virginia, USA
Marriage record revealed Tilford Holt and Catherine Merrit married on May 11, 1848 in Barbour Co, Virginia.
The 1850 census revealed that he was a farmer, they were living in Barbour Co, Virginia. Household members: Telford Holt (24), Catharine Holt (22), Barkley Holt (1) and Mansfield Holt (1/12).
The 1860 census revealed they were living in Gilmer Co, Virginia. Tilford was born in Rockbridge Co, Virginia and Catherine was born in Augusta Co, Virginia. Their two eldest children were born in Barber Co, Virginia, their daughter Victoria was born in Ritchie Co, Virginia and the last three children were born in Gilmer Co, Virginia. Household members: Tilford B Holt (35), Catharine Holt (32), Bartley Holt (12), Mansfield Holt (11), Victora J Holt (8), William P Holt (5), Delila Ann Holt (3) and Jasper N Holt (1).
The 1870 census revealed they were living in Webster, Taylor Co. West Virginia. Household members: Tilford Holt (45), Catharine Holt (42), Barclay Holt (22), Mansfield Holt (21), Victoria Holt (17), William Holt (16), Delia Holt (13), Jasper Holt (12), Jas V Holt (7), Charles Holt (3) and John S W Holt (10/12).
The 1880 census revealed they were living in Center, Gilmer Co. West Virginia. Household members: Tilferd B. Holt (54), Catherine Holt (53), James V. Holt (17), Charles H. Holt (13), John S. Holt (10) and granddaughter, Bertty A. Holt (6).
The 1900 census revealed they were living in Crooked Run, Gilmer, West Virginia. They had been married fifty-three years, they had 11 children 9 surviving. Household members: Tilford B Holt (75), Catharine Holt (73), John W Holt (30) and daughter in law, Mary A Holt (19).
Their known children:
Barkley Holt (b.1848 d.1928)
Mansfield Holt (b.1849 d.1942)
Victoria Holt (b.1853)
William Holt (b.1855 d.1943)
Delia Holt (b.1857)
Jasper Newton Holt (b.1859 d.1925)
James V Holt (b.1862)
Charles Holt (b.1867)
John S W Holt (b.1869)
Death record revealed Tilford B Holt was a widowed farmer. Tilford died on Dec 18, 1907 in Clarksburg, Harrison Co, West Virginia at the age of 83.
Bartley Tilford Holt (1848 - 1928)*
Mansfield Holt (1849 - 1942)*
William Preston Holt (1855 - 1943)*
John W Holt (1869 - 1948)*
Odd Fellows Cemetery
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
Record added: Mar 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49841387
J. James Sandy
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Maternal Grgr grandfather, father of my gr grandfather William Preston Holt, grandfather of James Harter Holt.|
Added: Feb. 25, 2014