Roy Frederick Hooker

6 May 1874–27 March 1953 (Age 78)
Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Roy Frederick

When Roy Frederick Hooker was born on 6 May 1874, in Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Hooker, was 27 and his mother, Martha E Wells, was 27. He married Ethel Smith on 15 June 1904, in Monticello, Jones, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States in 1900. He died on 27 March 1953, in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Frederick Hooker
1874–1953
Ethel Smith
1880–1949
Marriage: 15 June 1904
Katherine L Hooker
1908–1949
Roy Frederick Hooker jr
1911–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 June 1904
Monticello, Jones, Iowa, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    William Hooker

    Male1847–1922Male

    Martha E Wells

    Female1847–1929Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 10

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (mainly southeastern): variant of Hook (in the occupational or topographic and habitational senses), with the addition of the agent suffix -er.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roy F Hooker in household of Wm Hooker, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • Roy F Hooker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy F Hooker in household of William Hooker, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"

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