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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania


WILLIAM HOGE, farmer, Rogersville, Penn., was born in Greene County, Penn., December 31, 1830.  His father and mother were Morgan and Elizabeth Hoge (nee Lippencott), who were natives of this county, where they made their home through life.  William Hoge was twice united in marriage, the first time February 20, 1867, with Eliza A. McQuay.  By this marriage Mr. Hoge is the father of four children—Samuel M., William McKinley, Elizabeth N., and David J.  Mrs. Hoge died August 17, 1875.  November 10, 1878, Mr. Hoge married for his second wife Esther M. Carter, born in Greene County in 1859.  Her father and mother were James and Martha Carter, the latter deceased.  Mr. and Mrs. Hoge are the parents of five children, viz: Mary J., Cinderella, Levi L., Martha and Jesse.  Mr. Hoge is a successful farmer, and owns 250 acres of land—his home farm.  He and wife are zealous members of the Baptist Church.


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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888


Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project –

Date of Transcription: 7 June 2007

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