|Birth: ||May 9, 1846|
|Death: ||Sep. 20, 1920|
Los Angeles County
Alfred C. Hogbin was born in Buckland, Kent, England and came to American when his family immigrated to Wisconsin about 1855. He was the oldest of John and Mary's sons who survived into adulthood.
On Feb 21, 1865, he enlisted as a Corporal in Company D, Wisocnsin 49th Inf. Reg. and mustered out on November 1 1865. Later in his life, he was active in the GAR.
He graduated from Hillsdale College in 1872 and Harvard Divinity in 1875. On Oct 4 1876, he married Flora Preston (Hillsdale class of 1876) in Nemaha, Kansas. He and his wife traveled extensively. In addition to his ministerial work, he was a published author.
He served as a pastor in New York City prior to going to Sabatha, Kansas where he served for twenty-one years. He then served as pastor for eight years in Laramie, Wyoming.
He and his wife went to Europe in 1916 where he studied modern language and history. They were at the University of Grenoble in France when World War I broke out. He remained in France until 1919, when they returned to Hollywood, California.
In Hollywood, they were members of the Hollywood Congregational Church. He died suddenly September 20, 1920.
John Alfred Hogbin (1812 - 1882)
Mary Ovenden Hogbin (1810 - 1892)
Flora P Preston Hogbin (1854 - 1925)*
Maria A Hogbin Tinkham (1837 - 1907)*
Mary Ann Hogbin Tinkham (1838 - 1928)*
Alfred C Hogbin (1846 - 1920)
Richard M Lawrence (1848 - 1934)*
John Henry Hogbin (1850 - 1900)*
Esther Hogbin (1851 - 1856)*
George W Lawrence (1854 - 1932)*
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Los Angeles County
Plot: Azalia Terrace, Great Mausoleum, Azalia Columbarium, Niche 28
Maintained by: Ralph Hammond-Green
Originally Created by: Romper90069
Record added: Dec 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102641253
He early was affiliated with the Free Baptist, going to its school in Hillsdale, Mich, and he served as Rec. Sec'y of the Foreign ,Mission Society with the Free Baptist Conference in 1879.|
Added: Mar. 12, 2015
Civil War Veteran|
Added: May. 7, 2013