Aged: 85 years
Name: Giles HOLT Sex: M Birth: 1790 in VA Death: 1876 in Savanah, Hardin Co., Tenn. Event: Fact 3 (2) spouse at death per will dated Aug. 26, 1870 Note:
1850 Tennessee Census Anderson County Holt, Nancy G. pg 018
1850 Tennessee Census Sumner County Holt, Giles pg 146 3rd District Holt, Nancy pg 145 3rd District
1850 Tennessee Census Robertson County Simmons, Nicholas pg 360 2nd District
Father: Jesse HOLT b: WFT Est. 1732-1766 Mother: Mary WARD b: WFT Est. 1741-1767
Marriage 1 Elizabeth CARR b: 1800 Married: WFT Est. 1812-1831 Children Elizabeth Ann HOLT b: WFT Est. 1813-1834 John W. HOLT b: ABT. 1810 Matilda HOLT b: ABT. 1811 Martha HOLT b: ABT. 1812 Jane HOLT b: ABT. 1813 Albert G. HOLT b: ABT. 1815 went to texas Dauphin P. HOLT b: 1821 in Smith CO., Tenn. went to texas Tilman Cagle HOLT b: 1821 in Smith CO., Tenn. went to texas Mary Ward HOLT b: 4 DEC 1826 in Cartharage, Smith CO., Tenn. Eliza Ann HOLT b: 1828 Andrew J. HOLT b: 1830 in Cartharage, Smith CO., Tenn. Thomas Crutcher HOLT , Rev. b: 1 MAY 1833 in Smith Co., Tenn Elizabeth HOLT b: 1835
Giles was a plantation owner in southern Tennesee. He was the son of Jesse and Mary Ward Holt of Virginia. Giles married Elizabeth Carr about 1810. Elizabeth died after the birth of their 15th child and is buried somewhere in Smith County, TN. Giles was buried on his property in a small family cemetery near the old home site. There are a handfull of unknown and unmarked graves at the site.