Samuel Thomas Hogan

Brief Life History of Samuel Thomas

When Samuel Thomas Hogan was born on 19 January 1895, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Samuel Richard Hogan, was 37 and his mother, Sarah Gray "Sallie" McCabe, was 25. He married Lorena Elizabeth Walker on 23 September 1916, in Davidson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Davidson, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 3, Sumner, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1921. He died in September 1966, in Camden, Benton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States.

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Samuel Thomas Hogan
1895–1966
Lorena Elizabeth Walker
Marriage: 23 September 1916
Daniel Richard McFarland Hogan
1917–1994

Sources (17)

  • Samuel C T Hogan in household of John H Gray, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sam Hogan, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Sam Hogan, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1898 · War with the Spanish

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.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Irish (Tipperary): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓgáin ‘descendant of Ógán’, a personal name from a diminutive of óg ‘young’, also meaning ‘young warrior’. In southern Ireland, some bearers claim descent from an uncle of Brian Boru, while in northern Ireland a surname of the same form was Anglicized as Hagan .

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

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