Search for content in message boards

JOHN HOY in Greene CO., PA

Replies: 14

JOHN HOY in Greene CO., PA

Posted: 10 Dec 2000 5:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 28 Jul 2001 1:12PM GMT
Surnames: HOY, WRIGHT, WHITLATCH, VEITCH or VEACH, BAKER
Any information about any of these people would be appreciated. There is much controversy within my family about the national origin of my 3rd great grandfather, John Hoy. Some say he was from Ireland, others from Germany. I would love to clear this up.

Marty

Descendants of John Hoy

Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 HOY was born Abt. 1770 in Ireland?, and died May 1826 in Greene County, PA. He married NANCY WRIGHT in , daughter of STACY WRIGHT and SARAH BAKER. She was born Abt. 1775 in Burlington, NJ, and died 1820 in Kirby, PA.

Children of JOHN HOY and NANCY WRIGHT are:

i. John Stace2 Hoy, b. October 2, 1796, NJ; d. October 25, 1872, Saltlick Township, Perry County, OH; m. Margaret Gordon, Abt. 1816, Greene County, PA; b. ; d. .
2. ii. Uz Hoy, b. 1798, NJ; d. December 13, 1881, Wood County, WV.

iii. James Hoy, b. June 2, 1807, Greene County, PA; d. November 8, 1878, Greene County, PA; m. Isabel Kughn, Abt. 1839, Greene County, PA; b. ; d. .

iv. George Hoy, b. Abt. 1808, Greene County, PA; d. November 8, 1878, Greene County, PA; m. (1) Elsery Gordon, January 21, 1835, Perry County, OH; b. ; d. ; m. (2) Mary Maginnis, January 5, 1847, ; b. ; d. .

v. Catherine Hoy, b. 1816, ; d. ; m. James McLaughlin, ; b. ; d. .

vi. William L. Hoy, b. Abt. 1820, Greene County, PA; d. ; m. Charlotte Seals, Abt. 1840, Perry County, OH; b. ; d. .

vii. Bridget Hoy, b. ; d. ; m. Reason Reed, ; b. ; d. .

viii. Nancy Hoy, b. Greene County, PA, date unknown; d. ; m. Alexander Mincke, ; b. ; d. .

ix. Sara Hoy, b. Greene County, PA, date unknown; d. .

x. Thomas Hoy, b. ; d. ; m. Jane Hazelton, November 30, 1845, Perry County, OH; b. ; d. .

xi. Catherine Mary Hoy, b. Abt. 1811, Greene County, PA; d. .

Generation No. 2

2. UZ2 HOY (JOHN1) was born 1798 in NJ, and died December 13, 1881 in Wood County, WV. He married MARY WHITLATCH Abt. 1818 in Greene County, PA, daughter of WILLIAM WHITLATCH and NANCY VEITCH. She was born 1798 in Greene County, PA, and died August 7, 1884 in Wood County, VA (Now WV).

Children of UZ HOY and MARY WHITLATCH are:

i. William3 Hoy, b. Abt. 1820, Greene County, PA; d. Abt. 1848, Wood County, WV; m. Elizabeth Cowell, Bef. 1845, Greene County, PA; b. Abt. 1823, Greene County, PA; d. Abt. 1900, Wood County, WV.

ii. Elizabeth Hoy, b. Abt. 1823, ; d. .

iii. John Hoy, b. Abt. 1826, ; d. ; m. Frances M. Gates, December 18, 1851, Wood County, WV; b. ; d. .

iv. James Hoy, b. Abt. 1833, Greene County, PA; d. ; m. Nancy Higgins, August 20, 1863, Wood County, WV; b. Abt. 1842, Greene County, PA; d. .

v. Reason Hoy, b. Abt. 1835, Greene County, PA; d. ; m. Rebecca Davis, April 3, 1857, Wood County, WV; b. Abt. 1828, ; d. .

vi. Elinor Hoy, b. Abt. 1836, ; d. ; m. George Alleman, January 17, 1851, Wood County, WV; b. ; d. .

vii. Elijah Hoy, b. April 1840, Greene County, PA; d. ; m. (1) Olive Virginia King, May 30, 1861, Wood County, WV; b. Abt. 1839, Wood County, WV; d. February 20, 1884, Wood County, WV; m. (2) Phoebe Herdman, December 24, 1884, Trinity Church, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; b. Abt. 1838, Wood County, WV; d. .

viii. Amos Hoy, b. March 19, 1845, Greene County, PA; d. March 21, 1929, Wood County, WV; m. Millie Strong, November 16, 1867, ; b. ; d. .

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Marty_ryerson 10 Dec 2000 12:00PM GMT 
BelfastHoy 24 Jan 2001 12:00PM GMT 
Sue Waterson 11 Jun 2001 12:00PM GMT 
Felix Hoy 28 May 2005 5:29AM GMT 
chipsahoy741 24 Aug 2009 9:03AM GMT 
CherylSkinner... 28 Dec 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Alice 18 Jan 2003 10:06PM GMT 
Lori Jarosz 4 Jan 2002 1:24AM GMT 
merogers13 20 Mar 2002 7:55PM GMT 
Marty Ryerson 20 Mar 2002 11:46PM GMT 
per page

Find a board about a specific topic