George W Hoover

13 August 1864–April 1941 (Age 76)
Huntington, Indiana, United States

The Life of George W

When George W Hoover was born on 13 August 1864, in Huntington, Indiana, United States, his father, William Hoover, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Elandor Wilson, was 24. He married Nancy Elizabeth Worl on 22 March 1893, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Union Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States for about 30 years and Center Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died in April 1941, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

George W Hoover
1864–1941
Nancy Elizabeth Worl
1871–1916
Marriage: 22 March 1893
Oma Hoover
1893–1988
Josephine Hoover
1895–
Garnet Ann Hoover
1900–1970
Luther W Hoover
1909–

Spouse and Children

    Male1864–1941Male

    Nancy Elizabeth Worl

    Female1871–1916Female

MARRIAGE
22 March 1893
Indiana, United States
children

(4)

    Female1893–1988Female

    Josephine Hoover

    Female1895–Female

    Garnet Ann Hoover

    Female1900–1970Female

    Luther W Hoover

    Male1909–Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Hoover

    Male1836–1881Male

    Elizabeth Elandor Wilson

    Female1840–Female

siblings

(9)

    Lucinda Jane Hoover

    Female1857–Female

    Jefferson Hoover

    Male1858–Male

    William H. Hoover

    Male1859–Male

    Marion Hoover

    Male1863–Male

    McCelland Hoover

    Male1864–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 1

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1871

Age 7

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 21

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Hoover, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Hoover, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Hoover, "United States Census, 1930"

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