Anderson Hoyle was the son of William and Catherine Ann Bell Case Hoel. He married Mary Lydia Joyce Aug. 15, 1850 in Buther Co., Ohio. He married Hannah Jane Combs Nov. 11, 1866 in Cass Co., Illinois. The children of Anderson Hoyle and Mary Joyce were Francis W., William, Edward, and Martha. The children of Anderson and Hannah Combs were Hattie, Catherine, Samuel R., Rachel J. Ettie M., Eliza B., Thomas W. and Hettie Hoel. He changed his name from Hoel to Hoyle.