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Edward Wallis Hoch

Edward Wallis Hoch, American governor. Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1889, 93 (speaker pro tem., 1893); Member State Board of Administration, 1913-1919.

Background

  • Hoch, Edward Wallis was born on March 17, 1849 in Danville, Kentucky, United States. Son of E. C. and Elizabeth (Stout) Hoch.

  • Education

    • Educated preparatory department Central College, Danville, Kentucky. M Sarah Louisa Dickerson, May 23, 1876.

    Career

    • Editor and propr.

    Works

    • Editor and proprietor, Marion (Kansas) Record, since 1874.

    Politics

    Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    God offers a loving relationship. The Covenant is not a contract in which God and human beings agree to provide particular goods and services for each other. God has freely and graciously already made it possible.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The Bible can be puzzling but it is continually a source of inspiration and direction in lives of people.

    Membership

    Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1889, 93 (speaker pro tem., 1893). Member State Board of Administration, 1913-1919.

    Connections

    • father: E. C. Hoch
    • mother: Elizabeth (Stout) Hoch
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    Born March 17, 1849
    Died June 2, 1925
    (aged 76)
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