When Joseph Horst Hoover was born on 17 November 1786, in Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Martin Musselman Huber, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Groff Horst, was 24. He married Magdalena Myer Huber in 1811, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 6 November 1844, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in West Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.
Americanized form of Swiss German and German Huber .
Americanized form of Finnish Huovinen: from huovi ‘soldier, horseman’ + the surname suffix -nen.
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