Mary Catherine Wagge

Mary Catherine Waage, daughter of Dr. Charles Theodore and Lydia S. (Eshbach) Waage, was born 27 Oct 1877 in Pennsburg, Montgomery county, Pennsylvania. She married Edwin Joshua Wieder.

Photo: Mary Louisa (Hocker) Hoke

Mary Louisa Hocker, daughter of Johannes and Elizabeth (Henry) Hocker, married Samuel Hoch/Hoke 22 Nov 1860. She was born circa 1840/42 in Hockersville, Dickinson Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Photo courtesy […]

Photo: Martin and Mary Ann Hocker

Martin Luther Hocker, son of Johannes and Elizabeth (Henry) Hocker, married Mary Ann Brindle 17 Oct 1850 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The couple later moved to Bourbon County, Kansas. Photo courtesy […]

Photo: Lydia Waage

Lydia (Eshbach) Waage, daughter of Henry M. and Catherine Lydia (Bobb) Eshbach, married Dr. Charles T. Waage 29 Aug 1877. The couple had one daughter Mary Catherine Waage.

Photo: Lovina (Force) Houdeshell

Lovina (Force) Houdeshell, the daughter of Jefferson and Susan (Mulhollan) Force, married George W. Houdeshell 20 Jun 1890 in Centre County, Pennsylvania. The couple resided in Snow Shoe and Burnside […]

In researching the family William Wingeard found several articles about Levi Hocker’s mysterious disappearance and the subsequent discovery of his suicidal drowning.

Levi Hocker portrait

Levi Hocker, son of George and Mary Magdelana (Landis) Hocker, was born 17 Jan 1824 and died 31 Oct 1876 in Swatara township, of a suicidal drowning. He went missing […]

Photo: Lavinia (Hocker) Brandt

Lavinia (Hocker) Brandt, daughter of Johannes W. and Elizabeth (Henry) Hocker, married Acquilla Brandt, possibly the son of David and Elizabeth (Bear) Brandt. Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Hoke