Hollier & Dufilho Family History
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Hollier Ancestry of Southern Louisiana
by Mark Edwin Hollier

Available now! Order your copy today. A preview of the book is available.

How much do you know about your family history? Hollier Ancestry of Southern Louisiana by Opelousas native Mark Hollier contains thousands of captivating documented facts and stories about the Hollier families who settled in and around south Louisiana. This 700-page hardcover book also contains over 150 amazing images of family portraits, photographs, letters, manuscripts, maps and other historical documents dating back to as early as the late 1500s.

  • Learn the shocking details of a 1910 Christmas night shoot-out in Arnaudville between a ward constable and a saloon keeper (husband of a fourth generation descendant).
  • Read about the unexpected Southern hospitality shown by Joseph and Azoline Hollier to desperate Union soldiers during enemy occupation of Opelousas in 1863.

Anyone who wants to learn more about the fascinating history of the Hollier families will enjoy this one-of-a-kind book, from the casual reader to the serious genealogist. This remarkable collection -- which represents more than 25 years of research, compilation and organization -- was designed to be easy to navigate and enjoyed either in chronological order, by family descendant lines, or just perusing through family profiles at random.

Genealogy of the Hinckley and Allied Families of Washington, Louisiana
by Mark Edwin Hollier

Discover the early settlers and steamboat captains of the town of Washington, Louisiana. Includes numerous portraits, letters, gravestone pictures, and commentary.Order your copy from here.

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