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Dorothy Mary Rutherford Holman (née Anderson) (10 May 1893 - 17 August 1976) was a Labour Party politician.

Born in Basutoland, she was the daughter of a Scottish father (George Rutherford Anderson) and an Australian mother (Mathilda Turner née McNeel).

She moved to London and in May 1918 she married Percy Holman (1891-1978). Her husband was active in the Labour Party as a member of Middlesex County Council and stood for election to parliament on several occasions. He was MP for Bethnal Green South West 1945-50 and Bethnal Green 1950-66.

She sat as a Labour Party member of the London County Council representing Bethnal Green 1952-65.


  • "Obituary". The Times: p. 12. 28 August 1976. 

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