Samuel Erasia Hoagland

12 April 1887–9 December 1970 (Age 83)
Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel Erasia

When Samuel Erasia Hoagland was born on 12 April 1887, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, George Abraham Merrill Hoagland, was 28 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Bridenthal, was 27. He married Adda Mae Shaffer on 27 July 1904, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 9 December 1970, in Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 83.

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Samuel Erasia Hoagland
Adda Mae Shaffer
Marriage: 27 July 1904
Sylvester John Hoagland
Gladys M Hoagland
Verna E. Hoagland
Helen Hoagland
Kenneth Hoagland
Hazel Mae Hoagland
Samuel Ray Hoagland

Spouse and Children

27 July 1904
Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 18

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Högland ( see Hogland ) or Norwegian Haugland .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Hoagland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Samuel Hoagland, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Samuel Hoagland, "United States Census, 1930"

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