Edward Hockman

3 June 1915–October 1987 (Age 72)
Newberry, Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Edward

When Edward Hockman was born on 3 June 1915, in Newberry, Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Elmer Hockman, was 37 and his mother, Alice Geneva Burkholder, was 35. He died in October 1987, in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 72.

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 North German and Dutch: topographic name for someone living on a corner.2 German: Americanized spelling of Hochmann ( see Hochman ).

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

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  • Edward C Hockman in household of Wm E Hockman, "United States Census, 1920"

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