Elias W Hoover

December 1844–12 June 1909 (Age 64)
Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Elias W

When Elias W Hoover was born in December 1844, in Ohio, United States, his father, Charles Hoover, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Colbetzer, was 27. He had at least 1 son and 4 daughters with T. Youngs. He lived in Ransom, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States in 1860 and Ransom Township, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 12 June 1909, in Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 64.

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Elias W Hoover
T. Youngs
Fred John Hoover
Ida Ann Hoover
Emma Elizabeth Hoover
Bertha Ellen Hoover
Lovina A Hoover

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World Events (8)

Age 2
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age 16
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
Age 19
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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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  • Elias Hoover in entry for John F. Hoover, "Michigan Births, 1867-1902"
  • Elias Hoover in household of Chas Hoover, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Eli Hoover in entry for Fred Hoover and Lillie Miller, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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