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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Family Time Line

George Hogg
1844–
Christiana Adams
1847–1926
Esther Adams Hogg
1866–1941
Elizabeth Ann Hogg
1868–1946
Walter Adams Hogg
1870–1897
Christiana Adams Hogg
1871–1946
Catherine Florence Hogg
1876–1937
Annie M Hogg
1882–
Harold E Hogg
1885–1897

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.

1884

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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