Jack Holt can often be found researching the forgotten people of history’s mysteries. He attended Purdue University, has co-authored several local history books after 39 years retired from banking and has traveled extensively in the British Isles. He and his history cohorts helped start a mini museum with a $10,000 grant from the Indiana Historical Society. For numerous years he has been a member of the Sons of Union Veterans.

Also, Jack is a long-time chevalier, past prior, and current Deputy Grand Prior of SMOTJ G. P. USA (Knights Templar) and lives in Indiana with his wife.