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Edward Wallis Hoch

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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.

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.

Politics

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

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