THE HOLT FAMILY FELLOWSHIP
Est.11th January 2000
"Who wishes to serve his fellow creature will meet with the merit of his own action in time to come."
Joseph Holt 1756 - 1826, A Rum Story, Peter O'Shaughnessy editor, 1988, p.53.
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|25th Dec 15||23:05:30||Ian Robertson||Sorry, Constance Weaver, not Fowler|
|25th Dec 15||23:04:54||Ian Robertson||Hello yet again. I'v just read all the too-ing and fro-ing in 2007 re the Harmans. Does anyone know what became of Constance (Harmon) Fowler? If someone still has her email address I'd appreciate it if they could contact her and seek permission for me to contact her. Many thanks|
|25th Dec 15||22:27:14||Ian Robertson||Hi again,
There does not seem to be a "search" feature for this chat room. Am I missing something?
|25th Dec 15||22:12:12||Ian Robertson||I'm researching one of the Rebels transported on the "Tellicherry" in 1805.His name was Lawrence Harman (although there are variations in spelling). I have traced him up to 1821, when he is shown on the Convice Register as "Emancipated" and a servant of Joshua Holt (Joseph Holt's son). I'm wondering if there are any primary sources which mention in detail Joshua Holt's life or recollections, and if anyone can point me towards any further records that there may be of the Joshua Holt household.|
|31st Aug 15||18:44:58||Lionel Fowler||Hi Heather, It is important that you validate your chats before submitting them to our chat rooms otherwise it skews our family research with incorrect entries with false assumptions. Your Holt enquiries must be made in The General's Chat Room as you have done with other entries.
Thomas Holt was one of Joseph Holt's brothers. If you read our articles you will learn that Joseph's daughter was left in the care of the La Touche family who paid the passage of his wife and elder son. They sailed with Joseph aboard the 'Minerva' as a political prisoner.
|10th Jul 15||23:35:27||heather kershaw||general holt had a infant daughter when he was sent to tasmania he left her with the tous family|
|10th Jul 15||23:32:38||heather kershaw||hi was wondering on any info on thomas holt think there cousins|
|29th Dec 14||09:26:22||Lionel Fowler||Welcome Alan, Thank you for your informative chat, however it is in the wrong chat room!
if you wish to progress your Holt Family Research please request it in The General's Chat Room. I am sure that we would all be interested to learn of both Walter Henry Holt and his aboriginal partner, Maggie, and their descendants. Some of our Holt descent chatters may be able to help with your family research.
|1st Dec 14||11:55:37||alan holt||G'day I trying to find some family history regarding my Holt surname. I'm interested in doing a documentary of my Australian History of the Holt name and find it's connections to the Irish side. Particularly the history of the name in Ireland. Some of the genial birth history from great grandmother paternal side is a bit hazy as she was a full blood Aboriginal woman living under an act that had many implications and controls of her movement, relationships, lifestyle etc. As far as I can asceratin at the present that My Great Grandmother Maggie had a child to Walter Henry Holt. Walter was a land owner and apparently a Mayor of Bauhinia Shire Council around the Springsure area of Central QLD. Any comments or info would be appreciated. REgards Alan|
|6th May 14||09:37:32||Lionel Fowler||Welcome Caroline. You should get a better response if you write your chat in The General's Chat Room. Sorry, but I am unable to transfer your chat to this correct chat room.|
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