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Eli HOOVER

Male 1820 - 1892  (72 years)


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  • Name Eli HOOVER  [1
    Born 16 Jul 1820  West Milton, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer, inventor 
    Religion Quaker 
    Died 24 Jul 1892  Hubbard , Hardin County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Shortly afater Mary’s death, Eli Hoover, with his five children, migrated from Ohio to Iowa along with his parents and brothers and sisters and their families. He bought a far one mile west of West branch and was an excellent farmer. Invented an automatic cattle pump manufactured profitably by son Jesse. [4]
    Person ID I246  Ronald Allen Snowden Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Nov 2008 

    Father Jesse HOOVER,   b. 20 Jun 1799, Uwharrie,, Randolph County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1856, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Rebeccah YOUNT,   b. 3 Nov 1801, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1895, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 18 Apr 1819  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married in Kentucky, while in route to Ohio
    _UID 4C443F26F5B84156B770AB8E2CBD330EC3FB 
    Family ID F86  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Mary DAVIS,   b. 26 Oct 1820, Miami County, Ohio. USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1853, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1840  Miami County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    _UID B66C9CF88E2B4022AB24CF8699EE9A112746 
    Children 
     1. Eunice HOOVER,   b. 15 Jul 1841,   d. 12 Apr 1853  (Age 11 years)
     2. Allen HOOVER,   b. 5 Feb 1844, West Milton, Butler Township, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1921, Legrand , Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Jesse Clark HOOVER,   b. 2 Sep 1846, Stillwater, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1880, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     4. Rebecca J HOOVER,   b. 9 Jul 1849, , Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1925, Cherokee, Cherokee County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Henry Davis HOOVER,   b. 2 Feb 1852, West Milton, Miami County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. William HOOVER,   b. Abt 1856, , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F87  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Hannah LEONARD,   b. 14 Feb 1832, , , Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1892  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1854  West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID 89F11747312945F69F5BD6B55B57B40961D7 
    Children 
     1. William Leonard HOOVER,   b. 1855
     2. Joseph HOOVER,   b. 4 Mar 1857, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Jane HOOVER,   b. 8 Apr 1862, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Hannah Martha HOOVER,   b. 10 Sep 1866, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 79 years)
    Family ID F1978  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S66] Jenkins/Bouas Tree, Nicole Bouas.

    2. [S92] Waymire Family tree.

    3. [S135] Thomas-Burton Family Tree.

    4. [S71] Hulda Hoover McLean, (The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace--Stanford University).