John Lewis VanHook

John Lewis VanHook

Male 1829 - 1912

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  • Born  23 Oct 1829  Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  8 Feb 1912  Custer, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  13 Feb 1912  Liberty Cemetery, Custer City, Custer, OK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Father  Benjamin VanHook,   b. Feb 1768,   d. 27 Jul 1854, Rockcastle, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Susannah Higgins,   b. 7 Mar 1785, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1860, Rockcastle, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family  Mary Jane Hunter,   b. 3 Jul 1842, Jessamine, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1930, Pratt, Ripley, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  6 May 1856  Richmond P. Hunter's House, Jessamine, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Jessamine Co., KY Courthouse Marriage Records

      8 May 1856 - marriage date
      6 May 1856 - bond date - surety Thomas G. Renfroe

      Married at R.P. Hunter's house in Jessamine Co. by Joseph Renfroe, minister of the Christian Church. Witnesses J. P. Fannan and Thomas Green Renfroe.

      Bride - 14 years old, resident Jessamine Co.
      Groom - 26 years old, resident Jessamine Co.

      Note to M.T. Lowery (county clerk) to issue marriage license - signed by R.P. Hunter (father), witnesses - Thomas G. Renfroe and Harvey Hunter.

      1870 US Census - Randolph, McLean Co., IL
      John VanHook, 40, b. KY
      Mary VanHook, 28, b. KY
      Susan VanHook, 14, b. KY
      Martin VanHook, 13, b. KY
      James VanHook, 10, b. KY
      Mary VanHook, 8, b. KY
      Samuel VanHook, 7, b. KY
      John VanHook, 5, b. IL
      Becky VanHook, 3, b. IL
      not named VanHook, 1, b. IL

      1880 US Census - Dist 1, Brown, Champaign Co., IL
      John L. Vanhook 50, b. KY
      Mary J. Vanhook 36, b. KY
      James H. Vanhook 21, b. KY
      Martin D. Vanhook 19, b. KY
      Mary E. Vanhook 18, b. KY
      Samuel T. Vanhook 16, b. KY
      John F. Vanhook 15, b. KY
      Rebecca J. Vanhook 12, b. IL
      Lovey Vanhook 10, b. IL
      Harriet W. J. Vanhook 5, b. IL
      Joe Vanhook 4, b. IL
      Elizabeth Vanhook 1, b. IL
      Sophia A. Vanhook 8, b. IL

      1900 US Census - Dist 39, Grant, Custer Co., OK
      (living next to sons John F. and Samuel)
      John VanHook, 69, Oct 1830, b. KY, married 44 years
      Mary J. VanHook, 58, Jul 1841, b. KY, married 44 years
      Joe, son, 22, Aug 1877, b. IL
      Benjamin, grandson, 15, Jun 1884, b. IL

      1920 US Census - Current River, Ripley Co., MO
      Mary VanHook, age 78, living in household of son-in-law and daughter William & (Mary) Ellen Woodward
    Children 
     1. Susan Bell VanHook,   b. Abt 1857, Jessamine, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1879, McLean, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Martin D (Cap) VanHook,   b. 18 Jul 1857, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1891, Story, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Harvey (Jim) VanHook,   b. 27 Sep 1859, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1940, Springfield, Sangamon, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Ellen VanHook,   b. Feb 1862, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1921, Current River, Ripley, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Samuel Thomas (Buddy) VanHook,   b. 4 Sep 1863, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1947, Pratt, Ripley, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Franklin (Jack) VanHook,   b. 9 Apr 1865, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1947, Hobart, Kiowa, OK Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Rebecca Jane (Becky) VanHook,   b. Aug 1867, McLean, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1910, Doniphan, Ripley, MO Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Lovie Louisa VanHook,   b. Jul 1868, Bloomington, Mclean, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1936, Hammond, Lake, IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Sophia Ann VanHook,   b. 1871,   d. 12 Mar 1892, Story, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. William (Willie) VanHook,   b. Abt 1873,   d. Bef 1880
     11. Harriet W.J. VanHook,   b. Abt 1875, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1889, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Joe P VanHook,   b. Aug 1877, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1904, Ellis, OK Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Elizabeth (Lizzie) VanHook,   b. 12 Aug 1878, Bloomington, Mclean, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1955, Arapahoe, Custer, OK Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  10 May 2015 
    Family ID  F1156  Group Sheet

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    John Lewis VanHook (1829-1912) & Mary Jane Hunter (1842-1930)
    John Lewis VanHook (1829-1912) & Mary Jane Hunter (1842-1930)