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Sir Edward Thomas Holden (1831-1926) of E. T. Holden and Son was a British businessman and Liberal Party politician, who was briefly member of parliament for Walsall.
Following a private education, he joined the firm of tanners and curriers founded by his father
1844 At the age of 13 he was working in his father's tanyards.
Eventually he became head of the company.
1854 Married Caroline Glass of Edinburgh. They made their home at Glenelg, Great Barr, and had one son.
1926 November 13th. Died.