Sterling Holliday Family
Sterling Lucy HOLLIDAY the son of William Henry Harrison
HOLLIDAY/HALLADAY and Sarah SHEPHERDSON, was born on February 22, 1863, in
Westville, La Porte, Indiana. Sterling died on January 6, 1937, in Miller,
Buffalo, Nebraska. He is buried at the Miller Cemetery, Buffalo, Nebraska.
Sterling married abt. 1889/1890 in Saratora, Nebraska, to Effie Jane
DAY. Effie was the daughter of James "Jim" Wilson DAY and Martha
Jane BILLINGS, and was born November 3, 1870/1871, in Watseka, Illinois.
Effie died on September 4, 1950 in Whatcom Co., Washington. Her body was
shipped to Nebraska for burial. She is buried at Miller Cemetery, Buffalo,
Floss Beatrice HOLLIDAY, born March 31, 1891, Miller, Buffalo, Nebraska;
died June 9, 1945, Hacksprings, Goshen, Wyoming; buried Valley View Cemetery.
Floss married Charles Rupert COOMBS on January 5, 1910, in Kearney, Nebraska.
Emil Richard "Jack" HOLLIDAY, born April 3, 1893, in Miller, Buffalo,
Nebraska; died September 27, 1958, Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington; buried
Woodlawn Cemetery. Emil "Jack" married Marie Charlotte Amelia MERRIMAN on
December 22, 1914.
Wilda Alice HOLLIDAY, born November 17, 1894, Miller, Buffalo, Nebraska;
died June 9, 1975, Lynden, Whatcom, Washington; buried Greenacres Cemetery.
Wilda married Jesse Americus PAYNE on January 12, 1925. They married in Lander,
Wyoming. (*These are my grandparents)
Dewey Edward "Dude" HOLLIDAY, born January 2, 1899, Miller, Buffalo,
Nebraska; died January 20, 1980, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska. Buried Miller
Cemetery, Buffalo Co., Nebraska. Dewey "Dude" married Ethel Rose SISCO on
November 14, 1923.
Ruth Elsie HOLLIDAY, was born May 5, 1907, Miller, Buffalo, Nebraska;
died March 18, 1976, Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington; buried Greenacres Cemetery.
Ruth married 1st to Daniel Dale WASHBURN on Feb. 16 1927; married 2nd to
Zella Anna HOLLIDAY, was born April 7, 1912, Lynden, Whatcom, Washington;
died February 18, 1986, Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington. Zella married Fred
Edward HEINMILLER on February 11, 1943 in Longview, Cowlitz, Washington.
Both are buried in Greenacres Cemetery.
Submitted by Diane Serena
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