His parents were Bernard H. and Anna M. Holtmeyer. Frank married Mary Elizabeth Meer of Oldenberg, IN in 1875. All were born in Germany, Hannover and Lingen respectively. Frank born in 1846 Mary in 1853. She had a twin brother Bernard Meer of Oldenberg, IN Frank & Mary lived in Shelbyville, Richmond, Batesville & Connersville. Mary died in Houston, TX in Feb 1946.