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Robert Hoe

Robert Hoe, American banker, manufacturer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society of Cincinnati Cincinnati.

Background

  • Hoe, Robert was born on February 24, 1876 in New York City. Son of Robert and Olivia Phelps (James) Hoe.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education, Lawrenceville (New Jersey) School. Student Harvard, 1896-1898.

    Career

    • With R. Hoe & Company, printing press manufacturers, advancing to president, 1899-1913. President Duplex Printing Press Company, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1914-1916. Chairman of the Board Hoe Corporation, P’oughkeepsie, also chairman First National Bank, Poughkeepsie.

      Honorary chairman New York State Bridge Authority. Trustee Vassar Brothers Hospital.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society of Cincinnati Cincinnati. Clubs: Grolier, Harvard, Quill (New York).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Elliott Thompson, January 15, 1918. Children: Robert, Edward Livingston.
    • father: Robert Hoe
    • mother: Olivia Phelps (James) Hoe
    • spouse: Mary Elliott Thompson
    • children: Robert Hoe
    • Edward Livingston Hoe
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    Born February 24, 1876
    Died February, 1960
    (aged 83)
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