This is an American Coat of Arms for the American-Swiss Family of
The M -1 Rifle represents the weapons used by by our family, including the:
Christian and Daniel Hollinger
Lewis Harlan and David Lockridge
John and Harvey Hullinger
Clifford, Ellis, Alan and Jack Hullinger
Craig Hullinger, Dana and Noel Erickson
The Swiss Halberd was carried by our Swiss ancestors.It also stands for the weapons carried by our ancestors in England, Norway, and Native America.
The silhouette is of Ellis (Red) Hullinger, a real South Dakota cowboy, and represents our pioneer journey from Europe in 1735 west to Pennsylvania, Virginia, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Iowa, and South Dakota.
The Dove stands for peace, a preferred alternative to war.