George Hogg

Brief Life History of George

When George Hogg was born in 1844, in Gotham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Hogg, was 44 and his mother, Mary Blore, was 35. He had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Christiana Adams. He lived in Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Saint Mary the Virgin, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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George Hogg
Christiana Adams
Esther Adams Hogg
Elizabeth Ann Hogg
Walter Adams Hogg
Christiana Adams Hogg
Catherine Florence Hogg
Annie M Hogg
Harold E Hogg

Sources (6)

  • George Hogg, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George Hogg in entry for Christiana Mae Kay, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • George Hogg, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

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.

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

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