HOLTZMAN, George M., was born in Millersburg, Dauphin county, Pa., August 16, 1870. He is a son of Frank J. and Ellen A. (Kline) Holtzman. His grandfather Holtzman was born in Berks county, in 1825, and is one of the oldest residents of Millersburg. For many years he dealt extensively in cattle, and was well and favorably known throughout the State. Frank J. Holtzman, the father of George M., was born in Millersburg, and his mother in Hamburg, Berks county; she died in December, 1874; the father is still living. They had three children: William F., of Harrisburg; George M., and Agnes, wife of Dr. Batdorf, of Millersburg.
George M. Holtzman came with his parents to Dauphin county. They located in West Hanover township, where he was educated in the public schools. He was first employed as a salesman, and engaged in business for himself May 2, 1894.
Mr. Holtzman was married in Harrisburg, March 27, 1894, to Bertha M., daughter of Benjamin Atkinson. They have no children. He is a member of the Board of Trade. He belongs to John Harris Council, No. 174, Jr. O. U. A. M. ; to Warrior Eagle Tribe, I. O. R. M.; and to the Fraternal Mystic Circle. He is a Republican. He attends the Salem Reformed church, of which Mrs. Holtzman is a member.
Historical Review of Dauphin County
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Date of Transcription: 17 Mar. 2001
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