Samuel Hoover

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Samuel Hoover was born on 23 July 1855, in Hickman, Tennessee, United States, his father, Philip Marcy Hoover, was 24 and his mother, Sarah Martha Ann Church, was 21. He married Frances Polk Baker on 21 December 1876, in Hickman, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1934. He died on 22 May 1934, in Hampshire, Maury, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Shady Grove, Hickman, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Hoover
1855–1934
Amanda Elizabeth Mobley
1867–1911
Marriage: about 24 November 1886
Edward Crittenden Hoover
1888–1920
Mattie Florence Hoover
1890–1974
Joseph Marcy Hoover
1892–1982
Martha Hoover
1893–
Ernest Sloan Hoover
1895–1985
Samuel Hoover
1897–1897
Fannie Maude Hoover
1899–2000
Samuel Hoover
1900–1909
Ruth Blanche Hoover
1902–1982
Mamie Agnes Hoover
1904–1926
Claudia Hoover
1907–2003

Sources (30)

  • Sam Hoover, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Samuel Hoover, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Sam Hoover, "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955"

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

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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