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William Henry Hollister, American lawyer.

Background

Hollister, William Henry was born on October 11, 1847 in Coxsackie, New York, United States. Son of William H. and Judith Ann (Lampman) Hollister.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1870.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1874, and practiced at Troy, New York. Organized and director Troy Record Company School commissioner, Troy, 1878-1881. President commission to locate public market.

Alumni trustee Williams College, 1901-1906. (secretary of board). President Young Men’s Christian Association State Convention, Kingston, New York, 1900.

Commissioner from Troy Presbytery to General Assembly Presbyterian Church, 1886, 1909, 1914. President Troy Vocal Society. Trustee Troy Orphan Asylum.

Connections

Married Julia Frances Hillman, October 16, 1878.

father:
William H. Hollister

mother:
Judith Ann (Lampman) Hollister

spouse:
Julia Frances Hillman