Henry Hoke

4 May 1822–18 January 1896 (Age 73)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Hoke was born on 4 May 1822, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Michael Hoke, was 36 and his mother, Barbara Fishel, was 34. He married Anna Hershey in 1844. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Jackson Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 18 January 1896, at the age of 73, and was buried in Jackson Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hoke
1822–1896
Anna Hershey
1820–1883
Marriage: 1844
Elizabeth Hershey Hoke
1844–1914
William H. Hoke
1846–1913
Emanuel H. Hoke
1848–1913
Henry Hoke Jr.
1849–1919
Sarah Ann Hoke
1852–1934
Eliza Hoke
1853–1900
Jacob Hoke
1855–1928
Joseph Hoke
1857–1882
Amanda Hoke
1858–1935
Martin Hoke
1859–1939
George Hoke
1862–1933
Michael Hoke
1864–1864
Mary Hoke
1869–1870

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1844
children

(13)

    Elizabeth Hershey Hoke

    Female1844–1914Female

    William H. Hoke

    Male1846–1913Male

    Emanuel H. Hoke

    Male1848–1913Male

    Henry Hoke Jr.

    Male1849–1919Male

    Sarah Ann Hoke

    Female1852–1934Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 8

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

German1. ( Höke ) occupational name from Middle Low German hoke, hake ‘small trader’ ( see Hock ). 2. Americanized form of Hauck .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Hoke, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Henry Hoke, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry Hoke, "United States Census, 1870"

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