Photo: Benjamin Houdeshell

James Benjamin Houdeshell, son of Adam and Mary (Sine) Houdeshell, and Phoebe Mayes, daughter of John and Mary (__) Mayes, Jr., were married 6 Nov 1864.

Anna (Frantz) Hocker

Anna (Frantz) Hocker was the wife of Levi Hocker and daughter of Michael and Elizabeth (Walters) Frantz. She was born 13 Sep 1828 and died 3 Feb 1918 in Harrisburg, […]

Photo: Cordelia (Hocker) Metsker

Cordelia (Hocker) Metsker, born ca 1851/52 in Hockersville, Dickinson township, Cumberland county, Pennsylvania, was the daughter of Johannes and Elizabeth (Henry) Hocker.

Photo: Amanda Maud Hocker

Amanda Maud Hocker, born 5 Jan 1849, Hockersville, Dickinson township, Cumberland county, Pennsylvania, died 27 Mar 1883, Dauphin county, Pennsylvania, daughter of Johannes and Elizabeth (Henry) Hocker.

Photo: Amanda (Hamilton) Hocker?

Martha J. (___) Amanda Catherine (Hamilton) Hocker, daughter of William and Elizabeth Hamilton, wife of Josiah Hocker, was born circa 1840 and likely died in Lincoln, Nebraska.

John and Jacob Hocker, sons of Adam Hocker, disappeared from Dauphin County, Pennsylvania in the late 1830s. What happened to them? Where did they go? This article starts to examine the possibilities.

I am struggling to locate Adam and Mary (SINE) HOWDYSHELL and their sons, Adam, Jr., Daniel, Isaac, John W. and George Westfall(?) after the Civil War.