Dee Hoy

27 January 1878–9 June 1948 (Age 70)
Oswego, Labette, Kansas, United States

The Life of Dee

When Dee Hoy was born on 27 January 1878, in Oswego, Labette, Kansas, United States, his father, Daniel Hoy, was 40 and his mother, Caroline Muir, was 39. He married Bertha Olive Rose on 19 November 1901, in Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Labette, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Altamont, Labette, Kansas, United States in 1940. He died on 9 June 1948, in Sherman, Kansas, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Sherman, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dee Hoy
Bertha Olive Rose
Marriage: 19 November 1901
James Clinton Hoy
Frances Mae Hoy
Jennie Louise Hoy
John Dee Hoy
Emma Hoy

Spouse and Children

19 November 1901
Dayton, Columbia, Washington, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Hoy


    Caroline Muir




    David Hoy


    Sarah Jane Hoy


    James Hoy


    Mary Hoy


    Martha J Hoy


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 3

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly East Anglia): metonymic occupational name for a sailor, from Middle Dutch hoey ‘cargo ship’.2 Northern Irish: variant of Howey 2 and Haughey .3 Scottish: habitational name from some unidentified minor place named Hoy, or from the Orkney island of Hoy, which was named in Old Norse as Háey, from ‘high’ + ey ‘island’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dee Hoy, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Dee Hoy, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dee Hoy, "United States Census, 1930"

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