The Hoy Family

Thomas Hoy
Thomas Hoy (son of James Hoy and Margaret Brennan ) was born 19 Feb 1849 in Easton, PA, and died 14 Jun 1912 in Easton, PA.

He married Elizabeth Lynch on 12 Aug 1875 in St Bernards Easton PA, daughter of Phil Lynch and Mary McInerny .

More About Thomas Hoy :
Burial: St Joseph's Church, Easton, PA.
Census: 1880, South Easton, Northampton, Pennsylvania. He was listed as a Brakeman on the Railroad.
In the 1900 census, he was still a Brakeman but was living in Jersey City, New Jersey at the time with his family.
His sons James R, Edward and Thomas were also Brakemen while John was an Iron moulder.
In 1910, his younger children: Philip was a Salesman, Eleanor was a Saleslady, Francis was a Printer and Michael was a Trollyman.
His wife's mother Mary Lynch lived next door with her children Francis and Ellen.


All of the photographs and information about the three generations of the Hoy family on these pages has been gathered by Bob Hoy of Arlington, VA. The information for the book "Story of the Hoy Family" was compiled by Bob Hoy and the artwork was done by Lou Smull. Bob is the son of Frank Hoy from the second generation born in this country and Lou is the grandson of Frank's brother Tom.