Joseph Horst Hoover

1 December 1792–6 November 1844 (Age 51)
New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph Horst

When Joseph Horst Hoover was born on 1 December 1792, in New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Martin Musselman Huber, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Groff Horst, was 30. 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 51, and was buried in West Earl Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Horst Hoover
1792–1844
Magdalena Myer Huber
1790–1877
Marriage: 1811
Elizabeth Hoover
1812–1876
Isaac Huber Hoover
1813–1884
Leah Huber Hoover
1814–1857
Sarah Huber
1816–1901
Daniel Huber Hoover
1817–1882

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1811
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(5)

    Elizabeth Hoover

    Female1812–1876Female

    Male1813–1884Male

    Leah Huber Hoover

    Female1814–1857Female

    Sarah Huber

    Female1816–1901Female

    Daniel Huber Hoover

    Male1817–1882Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Christiana Huber

    Female1782–Female

    Christian Horst Huber

    Male1784–1854Male

    Joseph Huber

    Male1786–1884Male

    Samuel Huber

    Male1789–Male

    Female1791–1849Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 8

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1808

Age 16

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch huve, a measure of land area ( compare German Huber ) + -er, suffix of agent nouns; a status name for a landowner or a prosperous small farmer.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QSQ-G99B-V9ZR?cc=1999196&wc=9PM8-3TT%3A268493801%2C268548101
  • Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-899B-J9X4-M?cc=1999196&wc=9PM8-MNR%3A268493801%2C268562601

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