Hilton Grant Hollister

25 July 1908–1957 (Age 48)
Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Hilton Grant

When Hilton Grant Hollister was born on 25 July 1908, in Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, his father, Osborn Leslie Hollister, was 35 and his mother, Maye Gove, was 19. He lived in Stormont, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died in 1957, at the age of 49, and was buried in Pleasant Valley, South Stormont, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada.

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World Events (3)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
Age 26
Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election
Age 35
George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike
Age 47
From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.

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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Sources (3)

  • Hilton Grant Hollister, "Ontario Births, 1869-1910"
  • Hilton Hollister in household of Ignatz Hollister, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Hilton G. Hollister, "Find A Grave Index"

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