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Elon Chester "Chief" Hogsett
Birth: Nov. 2, 1903
Brownell
Ness County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 2001
Hays
Ellis County
Kansas, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He pitched in the majors for three teams in eleven years. Primarily a left-handed relief pitcher with a submarine-style delivery, Hogsett began his career with the Detroit Tigers (1929 to 1936), then with the St. Louis Browns (1936 to 1937), Washington Senators (1938), and finished up pitching a few games for the Tigers in 1944. During his career he won 63 games and lost 87 with an earned run average of 5.02. He had 33 saves and 441 strike outs. He pitched in two World Series with the Tigers in 1934 and 1935. (bio by: Mel Bashore) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Casper Wilson Hogsett (1870 - 1955)
  Jessie Nora Ball Cranston (1870 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Mabel Edith Wilson Hogsett (1905 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  Virginia Kay Hogsett (1935 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dana Agnes Hogsett Guyer (1896 - 1982)*
  Aubrey Alvaro Hogsett (1901 - 1967)**
  Elon Chester Hogsett (1903 - 2001)
  Harry Gerald Cranston (1907 - 1998)**
  Mildred Nelda Cranston Schaben (1910 - 1993)**
  Jessie Cranston (1912 - 1924)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Vansburgh Cemetery
Brownell
Ness County
Kansas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Mel Bashore
Record added: May 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37098730
Elon Chester Chief Hogsett
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Elon Chester Chief Hogsett
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