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Robert Hoe

banker , manufacturer

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.

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