John J Hobson


Brief Life History of John J

John J Hobson was born in 1848, in Dublin, Ireland. He had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Mary Phillips Hobson. He lived in Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died in 1917, at the age of 69, and was buried in Berwyn, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John J Hobson
Mary Phillips Hobson
Richard Hobson
Elizabeth Mary Hobson
Frances Hobson
John Hobson
Thomas Hobson
Mary Hopson
Abraham A Hobson
Cecilia Mary Hobson
Katherine Theresa Hobson

Sources (8)

  • Mary Hobson in household of John Hobson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Hobson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John Hobson in entry for Elizabeth Mary Hobson, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"

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World Events (8)


Age 15

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

1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 15

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 19

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): patronymic from the personal name Hobb(e) + son (see Hobbs ).

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

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