Sir William Hoo

Brief Life History of William

When Sir William Hoo was born about 1342, in Litcham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Sir Thomas de Hoo, was 29 and his mother, Isabel St Leger, was 24. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Eleanor Wingfield. He died in November 1410, in Mulbarton, Norfolk, England, at the age of 69, and was buried in Mulbarton, Norfolk, England.

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Sir William Hoo
Eleanor Wingfield
John de Hoo
Margaret Hoo

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  • William Hoo, "Find A Grave Index"
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  • William Hoo, "Find A Grave Index"

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1382 · Wycliffe's Bible

John Wycliffe, English theologian and professor at the University of Oxford, completed a translation of the Bible from the Latin Vulgate into Middle English. This translation is known as Wycliffe's Bible and was completed around 1382.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Chinese: Chi, Wai Lam, Wing, Beng, Chin, Gan, Hing, Hui, Kee, Lai, Lai Ching, Mei-Mei.


variant Romanization of the surname Hu .

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

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Sir William Hoo, Captain of Hammes in Pas-de-Calais and of Oye Castle in Picardy

Sir William Hoo, Captain of Hammes in Pas-de-Calais and of Oye Castle in Picardy1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 M, #16071, b. circa 1335, d. 22 November 1410 Father: Sir Thomas de Hoo, Sheriff of Surrey & Sussex1 …

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