in American National Biography Online
P ublished online October 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Biographical Studies. 1113 words.
Holt, David Eldred (27 November 1843–05 November 1925), Confederate soldier, salesman, writer, and minister, was born on the family plantation at Athlone, Mississippi, the son of Dr. David...