When Janet Hogg was born on 15 January 1812, in Penston, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, George Hogg, was 26 and her mother, Isabel Wilson, was 24. She married James Henderson on 20 June 1833, in East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Gladsmuir, Haddingtonshire, Scotland in 1841 and Pencaitland, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 18 January 1875, in East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 63.
English (northern England and Scotland): nickname for a swineherd or shepherd, from Middle English hog(ge) (Old English hogg) denoting either a pig, especially a castrated one, or a young sheep before its first shearing (the latter sense is most likely in northern England).
German (Högg): topographic name, a variant of Heck 1, found chiefly in Bavaria.
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