Florence Marie Hock

1 January 1917–22 August 1996 (Age 79)
Markes, Peters Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Florence Marie

When Florence Marie Hock was born on 1 January 1917, in Markes, Peters Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Harry Mowery Hoch, was 26 and her mother, Muriel Helen Lamaster, was 27. She married Harry Leon Strike on 19 December 1936, in Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Peters Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. She died on 22 August 1996, in Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Leon Strike
Florence Marie Hock
Marriage: 19 December 1936
Janet Louise Strike

Spouse and Children

19 December 1936
Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States


    Janet Louise Strike


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 0

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War

Age 0

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 German (Bavaria; Höck): topographic name for someone living by a hedge, from a dialect variant of Heck 2.2 German: occupational name from Middle High German hocke ‘street trader’.3 South German form of Haack 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • F Marie Hoke in household of Harry M Hoke, "United States Census, 1930"
  • F Marie Strike in entry for Harry L Strike, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Florence Marie Hoch Strike in entry for Eugene Richard Shadle and Janet Louise Strike, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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