John Hoge, US Congress

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John Hoge

Birthplace: Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, 17013, United States
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of David Hoge and Martha Hoge
Husband of Elizabeth Hoge; Ann Hoge and Ann Hoge
Father of Solomon Hoge; Jonathan Hoge; William Hoge and Mordecai Hoge
Brother of Amy Hoge; David Hoge; Elizabeth 'Eliza' Waugh (Hoge); Jane Hoge; Jonathan Hoge and 1 other

Occupation: U.S. Congressman
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About John Hoge, US Congress

US Congressman. Born near Hogestown, Pennsylvania, he served during the Revolutionary War as an ensign in the 9th Pennsylvania Regiment. From 1782 he made his home in the town of Washington, which he and his brother William founded. He was a delegate to the 1790 State Constitutional Convention and a member of the State Senate from 1790 to 1795. When William Hoge resigned from the Eighth US Congress in 1804, John was elected to complete his brother's term and served until March 1805. Originally buried in Washington's Old Graveyard (now defunct), John and William Hoge were reinterred at the new Washington Cemetery in the 1850s.

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John Hoge, US Congress's Timeline

September 10, 1760
Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
August 9, 1782
Age 21
Washington Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
January 24, 1784
Age 23
Washington, Pennsylvania, United States
Age 24
Pennsylvania, United States
Age 31
Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
August 4, 1824
Age 63
August 1824
Age 63
Washington, Pennsylvania, United States