Mary Virginia "Mollie" Pinner

1 March 1850–7 June 1931 (Age 81)
Caldwell, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Virginia "Mollie"

When Mary Virginia "Mollie" Pinner was born on 1 March 1850, in Caldwell, Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas Dixon Pinner, was 30 and her mother, Emily Elizabeth Ashley, was 23. She married James Marion Hoover on 18 December 1872, in Lyon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Mooney Township, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Randolph, Metcalfe, Kentucky, United States in 1910. She died on 7 June 1931, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Verona, Lawrence, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Marion Hoover
1831–1904
Mary Virginia "Mollie" Pinner
1850–1931
Marriage: 18 December 1872
Claudie Z. Hoover
1874–1876
Hubbard Hoover
1899–
Ulysses Grant Hoover
1876–1943
Clara Cornelia Hoover
1879–1941
Guy "Frank" Hoover
1881–1917
Bertha Ann Hoover
1884–1885
Estella G. Hoover
1885–1917
Andrew Jackson Hoover
1888–1974

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1872
Lyon, Kentucky, United States
children

(8)

    Claudie Z. Hoover

    Female1874–1876Female

    Male1876–1943Male

    Clara Cornelia Hoover

    Female1879–1941Female

    Guy "Frank" Hoover

    Male1881–1917Male

    Bertha Ann Hoover

    Female1884–1885Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Dixon Pinner

    Male1819–1865Male

    Emily Elizabeth Ashley

    Female1827–Female

siblings

(6)

    Margaret F. Pinner

    Female1847–Female

    Ann Eliza Pinner

    Female1849–Female

    Female1850–1931Female

    Emily Pinner

    Female1853–1907Female

    Martha Washington Pinner

    Female1854–1941Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1860

Age 10

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English and North German: occupational name for a maker of pins or pegs (or alternatively, in the case of the German name, a metonymic occupational name for a shoemaker), a derivative of Pinn , with the addition of the agent suffix -er.2 English: occupational name for a maker or user of combs, Anglo-Norman French peigner, an agent derivative of peigne ‘comb’.3 English: habitational name from Pinner, now part of northwest London, which derives its name from Old English pinn ‘pin’, ‘peg’ + ōra ‘slope’, ‘ridge’, describing a projecting hill spur.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary ? A Pinney in household of Thomas D Pinney, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Pinner in household of T D Pinner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mollie Hoover in household of Jonas M Hoover, "United States Census, 1900"

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