Mattie "Wilma" Hoge

Female6 April 1898–17 October 1986

Brief Life History of Mattie "Wilma"

When Mattie "Wilma" Hoge was born on 6 April 1898, in Holbrook, Center Township, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Graham Hoge, was 41 and her mother, Alice Martha Orndorf, was 36. She married John Hallie McCollum on 2 June 1920, in Waynesburg, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Morris Township, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Nineveh, Morris Township, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 17 October 1986, in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Center Township, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hallie McCollum
Mattie "Wilma" Hoge
Marriage: 2 June 1920
John Hallie McCollum Jr.
Clifford Allen McCollum
Dennis Elmer McCollum
Clara Jane McCollum
Alice "Juanietta" McCollum

Sources (10)

  • Wilma Mccallum in household of Hallie Mccallum, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wilma Hoge McCollum, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Wilma Hoge Mccollum in entry for Mr Dennis E Mccollum, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 June 1920Waynesburg, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 2

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    1905 · The Movie Theater

    Age 7

    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. 

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 25

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Franz, Alfons, Erwin, Hermann, Otto, Reinhard, Reinhold.

    North German (Rhineland): nickname for a person of high status, from Middle Low German hoge ‘high’. Compare Hoch .

    German: shortened and altered form of the topographic name Hager . This is a Gottscheerish (i.e. Gottschee German) surname, originating from the Kočevsko region in Lower Carniola, Slovenia (see Kocevar ).

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

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