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David HOOVER, Jr.

Male 1823 - 1897  (73 years)


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  • Name David HOOVER, Jr.  [1, 2
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 4 Jul 1823  Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Buried 1897  Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Hoover-Bulla Cemetery
    Died 22 Jan 1897  Wayne Township, Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Source: Indiana Deaths 1882-1920, Ancestry.com.
    Notes 
    • David Hoover, son of David Hoover, Sr., was born July 4, 1823, in Wayne County, Ind., in the house where he now resides.
      He was reared on the home farm, and obtained a fair common-school education. He was married in 1858 to Phoebe L.,
      daughter of Seth and Rebecca (Simmons) Macy. They have three sons ñ Andrew, born Oct. 20, 1861,married Florence
      Fulghum; Henry I., born Jan. 15, 1864, and David S., born Dec. 25, 1871. Mr. Hoover has followed farming through life
      and now owns a highly cultivated farm. His views are independent both in politics and religion. His great-
      grandparents, Andrew and Mary Hoover, immigrated from Germany and settled in Maryland, where they resided many years,
      and where our subjectís grandfather, Andrew Hoover, Jr., was born in 1740. In 1850 they removed to North Carolina,
      where Andrew was reared, and married Elizabeth Waymire. Of their ten children only one survives ñ Sarah, who married
      Jacob Sanders. Those deceased are ñ Mary, wife of Thomas Newman and mother of John S. Newman; Elizabeth, who married
      William Bulla; David, who married Catherine Yount; Frederick, who married Catherine Yount, Davidís wifeís cousin;
      Susannah, who married Elijah Wright; Henry, who married Susan Clark; Rebecca, who married Isaac Julian, and was the
      mother of the eminent statesman George W. Julian; Andrew, who married Julia Ratliff, and Catherine, who married John
      McLane. Andrew Hoover, Jr., moved with his family to Ohio and resided near Lebanon four years, but ague being so
      prevalent there they resolved to see the then new territory of Dearborn, now Wayne County, Ind., and in the spring of
      1806 David Hoover Sr., entered the land now owned by our subject and the following spring the family settled in their
      new home, where Andrew Hoover, Jr., died at the age of eighty-four years, his wife having died one year previous, at
      the age of eighty-one years. David Hoover, Sr., was born in North Carolina in April, 1781. He subsequently resided
      in Ohio, where he was married in 1806, and in 1807 settled in Wayne County, Ind. He was for many years Justice of
      the Peace, and for fourteen Clerk of Wayne County. He was for many years Associate Judge of the county, and
      represented Wayne County in the State Legislature many terms. He died in his eighty-sixth year in 1866. His wife
      died in her seventy-sixth year. They had ten children, seven still living ñ Elizabeth, wife of S. T. Powell; Hiram,
      married Mary Price; Susan, wife of Wm. Brady; Sarah, wife of Benjamin Hill; Isabel, wife of J. M. Brown; Esther, wife
      of Henry Shroyer and our subject. Those deceased are ñ Mary, Rebecca and William.

      History of Wayne County, Indiana. Chicago: Inter-State Publishing Co. 1884. Volume 2. Pages 788 and 789.
    Person ID I2169  Ronald Allen Snowden Family Tree
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2009 

    Father David HOOVER,   b. 2 Apr 1781, Hooverhill , Randolph County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1866, Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Catharine YOUNT,   b. 16 Apr 1790, , , North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1865, Wayne Township , Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1806  Middle Fork,Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    • Married near the great Miami
    _UID E77C1A1C8D94409CB4692EF15EDE8ECE6AC4 
    Notes 
    • Mann’s Family Tree appears to be well researched, and the date and location from this document has been used in lieu of the two other referernces as being more accurate. Documents indicate a searach of Quaker records was undertaken, which are presumed to be more accurate than what was used for the other citations.
    Family ID F1585  Group Sheet

    Family Phoebe A. MACY,   b. 1834,   d. 9 Mar 1918  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 19 May 1859  , Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Wayne County Marriage Records, Book G, Page 457
    _UID 82A52BF5A5FD4BF78A921EB6DD2081B44DE8 
    Children 
     1. Andrew Macy HOOVER,   b. 2 Oct 1859,   d. 6 Feb 1940, , Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Henry Irvin HOOVER,   b. 1 Jan 1864,   d. 7 Aug 1919, , Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     3. David Simon HOOVER,   b. 25 Dec 1870,   d. 15 Mar 1961, , Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F1594  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] William M. Reser, M.D., (Newberry Library).

    2. [S99] Acorns of a Tree.

    3. [S93] Andrew W. Young, (R. Clarke and Company, 1872).

    4. [S95] Mann’s Family Tree.

    5. [S215] (Inter-State Publishing Company, 1884).