Sidney Vanhook

1906–1980 (Age 74)
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sidney

When Sidney Vanhook was born on 16 April 1906, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, his father, George Riley Vanhook, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Frances Whitaker, was 31. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Grace Marie Woodall. He lived in Magisterial District 6, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Oxford, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1980. He died on 29 July 1980, in Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Vanhook
Grace Marie Woodall
Clinton J Vanhook Sr
Audrey Jess Allen
Helen Vanhook
Kenneth Ray Vanhook

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings



  • Nannie Vanhook


  • Maggie Vanhook


  • Ella Elizabeth Vanhook


  • Pearl Vanhook


  • Robert Lonzo Van hook


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1912 · McCreary County Created

Age 6

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 20

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Van Hoek, a habitational name for someone from any of various places in the Netherlands and Belgium called Hoek, for example in East and West Flanders, Zeeland, North Brabant, Gelderland, and elsewhere, or from the Hook of Holland (Hoek van Holland). Compare Vandenhoek .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sidney Vanhook in household of Sallie F Vanhook, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sidney L Vanhook in household of George K Vanhook, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sidney L Vanhook in household of George R Vanhook, "United States Census, 1920"

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