Joseph Horst Hoover

Brief Life History of Joseph Horst

When Joseph Horst Hoover was born on 17 November 1786, in Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Martin 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.

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Joseph Horst Hoover
Magdalena Myer Huber
Marriage: 1811
Elizabeth Hoover
Isaac Huber Hoover
Leah Huber Hoover
Sarah Huber
Daniel Huber Hoover

Sources (4)

  • Joseph Huber, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994;
  • find a grave

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German and German Huber .

Americanized form of Finnish Huovinen: from huovi ‘soldier, horseman’ + the surname suffix -nen.

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

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