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Matthias M. Hook
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1808
Death: Dec. 9, 1880

Matthias and Amanda were among the first settlers in Bartholomew County, Indiana. Land records show they purchased land in Hartsville on October 17, 1833. M.M. Hook was a minister in the United Brethren Church. His active itinerant service continued for eight years (1846-1854).

Matthias M. Hook was elected to the bar of Hancock County, Indiana on February 15, 1867 on motion of Reuben A. Riley. On the Census of 1880, his occupation is shown to be a retired attorney.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Amanda Melvina Jacques Hook (1811 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Francis Marion Hook (1841 - 1878)*
  Samuel Thomas Hook (1842 - 1917)*
  Louisa J. Hook Gundrum (1851 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Age: 72y, 3m, 11d
 
Burial:
New Palestine Cemetery
New Palestine
Hancock County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Elizabeth Cone Addition
 
Maintained by: Patricia Mullen
Originally Created by: baby_vamp_2008
Record added: Aug 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21216321
Matthias M. Hook
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Matthias M. Hook
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Matthias M. Hook
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- Julie Huffman
 Added: Jan. 25, 2012
My 2d great grandfather.
- Patricia Mullen
 Added: Sep. 22, 2011
 
 
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