Enos Hook

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Enos Hook
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 20th district
In office
March 4, 1839 – April 18, 1841
Preceded by Andrew Buchanan
Succeeded by Henry White Beeson
Personal details
Born (1804-12-03)December 3, 1804
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
Died July 15, 1841(1841-07-15) (aged 36)
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
Political party Democratic

Enos Hook (December 3, 1804 – July 15, 1841) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Biography[edit]

Enos Hook was born in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1826 and commenced practice in Waynesburg. He served as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1837 and 1838.

Hook was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth and Twenty-seventh Congresses and served until April 18, 1841, when he resigned. He died in Waynesburg in 1841. Interment in Green Mount Cemetery.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Andrew Buchanan
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 20th congressional district

1839–1841
Succeeded by
Henry White Beeson