Horatio Emory Hollister

Male3 December 1862–1928

Brief Life History of Horatio Emory

When Horatio Emory Hollister was born on 3 December 1862, in Felicity, Franklin Township, Clermont, Ohio, United States, his father, Richard Hollister, was 37 and his mother, Susannah Hoover, was 31. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died in 1928, at the age of 66, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Chanute, Neosho, Kansas, United States.

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Richard Hollister
Susannah Hoover
Charles Fremont Hollister
William Dayton Hollister
Edward Everett Hollister
Horatio Emory Hollister
Margaret D Hollister
Jesse W Hollister
Winnette "Minnie" H. Hollister
Mallie Hollister

Sources (4)

  • Emory Holister in household of Richard Holister, "United States Census, 1870"
  • H. Emory Hollister, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Emory Hollister in household of Richard Hollister, "United States Census, 1880"

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


Age 9

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 19

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire): nickname from a derivative of Old French holier ‘adulterer, lecher’. Compare Hollier .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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