Hollister Family Photo Album

Samuel Emmons Hollister
(25 Apr 1817, 24 Jun 1876)

Samuel Emmons Hollister
He was born in Saratoga County, New York, parents unknown. He was a California pioneer who captured bears for exhibit in New York.
The inscription on this lithograph of him is:
"S. E. Hollister, the Great American Hunter & Trapper.
His famous encounter with the enormous SHE BEAR while capturing her CUBS, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, between the American and Mocosume Rivers,
California, in March, 1853."

Mary Ann (Demarest) Hollister
(30 Nov 1821, 14 Jun 1909)

Mary Ann Demarest
Daughter of Philip Demarest and Margaret Demarest.
She married Samuel Emmons Hollister on 23 Jan 1844.

Margaret Ann Hollister
(27 Jan 1847, 16 Sep 1933)

Margaret Ann Hollister
Daughter of Samuel Emmons and Mary Ann (Demarest) Hollister
She married William Felix Dunbar on 29 Jan 1844, and after his death, Linwood W. Mitchell on 15 Mar 1883. See also the Dunbar Photo Album.

John Jacob Hollister (born about 1845)

John Jacob Hollister
Photo of John in his Civil War uniform. Son of Samuel Emmons and Mary Ann (Demarest) Hollister.

George Emmons Hollister
(22 Feb 1850, 27 May 1930)

George Emmons Hollister

Son of Samuel Emmons and Mary Ann (Demarest) Hollister.
He married Lanie Jane Martin on 20 Nov 1870.

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Author: Steven E. Houchin
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