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Ivey Blanton Holt

I. B. Holt
Full Name: Ivey Blanton Holt
Birth date: May 4, 1900
Death date: January 6, 1982

Terms of Service

  • House, 51st (1) Legislature
    1/11/1949 - 6/30/1949
  • House, 50th Legislature
    1/14/1947 - 1/11/1949
(1) Harold M. LaFont, in special election 11/8/1949, sworn 1/31/1950, succeeded I.B. Holt, resigned 6/30/1949. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

Resolutions and Journal entries


Other Resources

  • United States Army, Sergeant, World War I. Military grave marker, Ivey B. Holt (1897-1982), burial in Olton Cemetery, Olton, Lamb County. Find a Grave .
  • Postmaster Ivey B. Holt, photo with Lieutenant Governor Preston Smith. "New Olton Post Office Gets 'Zip' Dedication," 7/12/1964, pp. 1, 10. Lubbock Avalanche-Journal .
  • Involvement in groundwater legislation, "'Of Urgent Concern': What Prompted House Bill 162, the Groundwater Conservation Act of 1949," by Charles Porter, Volume LXXXVIII, 2017. Panhandle-Plains Historical Review .
  • "I.B. Holt of Olton Announces for Representative," Tulia Herald, 4/18/1946, p. 1, crediting Swisher County Library. County Judge of Lamb County. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
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