Elizabeth Longenecker

Female27 July 1800–17 November 1876

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Longenecker was born on 27 July 1800, in Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Daniel Guth Longenecker, was 25 and her mother, Sarah H Mock, was 25. She married Henry Mellinger Hoke on 15 February 1820, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Salem, Columbiana, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 17 November 1876, in Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Union Center Cemetery, Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Mellinger Hoke
Elizabeth Longenecker
Marriage: 15 February 1820
Samuel Longanecker Hoke
Isaac Longanecker Hoke
Sarah Elizabeth Hoke
Margaret Hoke
Martin Hoke
Lydia Hoke
John Hoke
Jonas James Hoke
George Hoke

Sources (6)

  • Elizabeth Hoke in household of Henry Hoke, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elisabeth Long, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Elizabeth Longanecker Hoke, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 February 1820Columbiana, Ohio, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

    Age 12

    Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 

    1820 · Making States Equal

    Age 20

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of Swiss German Langenecker, a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Langeneck, from Old High German lang ‘long’ + egga ‘corner’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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