This blog is about the family of John and Pearl Harlan Hullinger who settled in Vivian, South Dakota. Family
names include Hullinger, Hollinger, Holiger, Harlan, Hart, Lockridge, Poe, Siddens, Kirk, Jennings, Chapin, Ford, Cornwall.
John Franklin Hullinger was born to Eli and Mary at Elston, Iowa. In 1909 at the age of 16 he came to South Dakota with his parents who settled south of Vivian. Except for his Army service during World War I, he spent his life in this community.
On June 8, 1919 he was married to Pearl Harlan. They farmed south of Vivian until 1962 when they retired and moved into Vivian.