Philip Karl Hooker

22 June 1900–29 January 1980 (Age 79)
Goshen, Addison, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Philip Karl

When Philip Karl Hooker was born on 22 June 1900, in Goshen, Addison, Vermont, United States, his father, Joseph Scott Hooker, was 25 and his mother, Carrie Ella Fassett, was 27. He married Margaret Constance McCabe on 22 June 1926, in Goshen, Addison, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Barton, Orleans, Vermont, United States in 1935 and District 19, Prince George's, Maryland, United States in 1940. He died on 29 January 1980, in Greenbelt, Prince George's, Maryland, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Falls Church District, Fairfax, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Philip Karl Hooker
1900–1980
Margaret Constance McCabe
1901–1956
Marriage: 22 June 1926
Robert Keith Hooker
1930–2012
Karl Hooker
1930–
Kermit Hooker
1934–1996
Konrad Phillip Hooker
1934–2019

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 June 1926Goshen, Addison, Vermont, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 1
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
    1901 · Maggie Lena Walker Opens Bank
    Age 1
    Maggie Lena Walker was the first African American and woman to open a bank. She opened the St. Luke Penny Savings Bank on August 20, 1901. She encouraged the young people to start saving their pennies in her bank and when they hit a hundred pennies they could start a bank account with the bank.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 23
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English (southeastern):occupational name for a hook maker, from Middle English, Old English hōcere, possibly also used for an agricultural laborer who used hooks. In some cases the name may have become Hocker .topographic name for a ‘dweller by a hill spur or bend’, from Middle English hoke ‘hook, river bend, hill spur’ + -er (see Hook 1).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hocker

    Sources (23)

    • Philip K Hooker in household of Joseph S Hooker, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Philip K Hooker in entry for Robert Keith Hooker and Willie Margaret Mccoy, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Philip Karl Hooker, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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