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Sara Elizabeth Bruce "Betty" Northrup Hollister
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Birth: Apr. 8, 1924
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1997
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Sara Northrup Hollister was the second wife of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard. They were married from 1946 to 1951.

Together they had one child, a daughter Alexis Valerie Hubbard, later known as Alexis Valerie Connolly.

She remarried with Miles F. Hollister in 1951.

She was survived by her husband, along with a son, Miles A. Hollister, and daughters Erika Hollister-Isman, and Alexis V. Connolly, and eight grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements were performed by the Williamsburg Funeral Home, and a memorial service took place on December 21, 1997 at the Hartsbrook School in Hadley, Massachusetts.


"Sara E. Hollister". Daily Hampshire Gazette. Northampton, Massachusetts. December 20, 1997.

Note: Obituary lists death date as December 18, 1997, but listed as December 19, 1997 in Social Security Death Index for Sara N. Hollister.

Note: Picture is of Sara Northrup Hubbard in 1951. Confirm by comparing to picture in news article: "'Dianetic' Hubbard Accused of Plot to Kidnap Wife". Los Angeles Examiner. April 11, 1951. Los Angeles, California. 
Family links: 
  L. Ron Hubbard (1911 - 1986)
  Miles F. Hollister (1925 - 1998)
Created by: Knowledge
Record added: Sep 20, 2012
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Sara Elizabeth Bruce Betty <i>Northrup</i> Hollister
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