Marquess, William Hoge was born on February 22, 1854 in Sparta, Tennessee, United States. Son of William Henry and Anne Lacy (Hoge) Marquess.
Bachelor of Arts, Westminster College, Missouri, 1873, A.M., 1876. (Doctor of Divinity, Doctor of Humane Letters, Doctor of Laws).
Formerly president Westminster College. Then professor Hebrew Literature and English Bible, Presbyterian Theological Seminary of Kentucky, Louisville. Now Professor of English Bible, Bible Teachers’ Training School, New York, New York.