William Mckinley Hoober

26 March 1896–21 December 1951 (Age 55)
New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William Mckinley

When William Mckinley Hoober was born on 26 March 1896, in New Holland, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Jacob Hunsberger Hoober, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Ann Andes, was 41. He married Ruth M Freiber before 1917, in Pennsylvania, United States. He lived in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. He died on 21 December 1951, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

William Mckinley Hoober
Ruth M Freiber
Marriage: before 1917

Spouse and Children

before 1917
Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Hunsberger Hoober


    Sarah Ann Andes




    Viola Andes Hoober


    Amelia Andes Hoober


    Levi A Hoober


    Jacob B Hoober


    Mary Catherine Hoober


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 9

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. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German, Dutch, or Jewish Huber .

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

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Sources (3)

  • William M Hoober, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William M Hoober, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Hoober in household of Jacob Hoober, "United States Census, 1910"

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