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Thomas Michael Holt
Birth: Jul. 15, 1831
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1896
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA

North Carolina Governor. He served as a Democrat as Governor of North after Governor Daniel Gould Fowle died in office, serving from 1891 to 1893. He was a local magistrate, a county commissioner, a member of the State Senate, and a member of the House of Commons. He established an institution for the deaf at Morganton. (bio by: Rebecca) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Moore Holt (1833 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Alice Linwood Holt (1856 - 1857)*
  Charles Thomas Holt (1858 - 1900)*
  Louise Moore Holt Haywood (1861 - 1952)*
  Thomas Michael Holt (1871 - 1897)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Thomas Michael Holt
Born July 15, 1831.
Died April 11, 1896.
President of the N.C. Agricultural Society.
President of the N.C. Railroad Company.
Trustee of Davidson College and the University.
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Speaker of the House of Representatives and President of the Senate, Lieutenant Governor and Governor of North Carolina.
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"Nihil quod erat. Non tetigit.
Nihil quod tetigit. Non ornavit."
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Great his honor Greater his services.
Greatest his love for fellow-man.
He shed renown upon the honors laid at his feet, and his labors over, departed to the rest of the humble Christian.
 
Burial:
Linwood Cemetery
Graham
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Rebecca
Record added: Jul 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7723934
Thomas Michael Holt
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Thomas Michael Holt
Added by: Jason & Mitzie
 
Thomas Michael Holt
Added by: Jason & Mitzie
 
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2nd cousin, 3x's removed
- Candace Holt
 Added: May. 7, 2017
He was my 3rd cousin 4x's removed. <3
- Melissa Holt
 Added: Jul. 13, 2015
Rest in peace
- Sharon Holt
 Added: Oct. 24, 2014
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