Thomas Elisha Hogg

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Thomas Elisha Hogg (June 19, 1842 – September 1880), born in Cherokee County, Texas, the son of Lucanda (McMath) and Joseph Lewis Hogg, was a teacher, lawyer, editor and writer, brother of James Stephen Hogg, Governor of Texas, and uncle of Ima Hogg.[1] Ima was named from an epic Civil War poem, The Fate of Marvin, that Thomas Hogg had written.[2] He used the pseudonym Tom R. Burnett.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Hogg, Thomas Elisha". The Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). 2008-01-19. Retrieved 2008-03-14. 
  2. ^ "Hogg, Ima". The Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). 2008-01-19. Retrieved 2008-03-12. 

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Further reading[edit]

  • C. A. Bridges, History of Denton, Texas, from Its Beginning to 1960 (Waco: Texian Press, 1978).
  • Robert C. Cotner, James Stephen Hogg: A Biography (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1959).
  • Dallas Times Herald, February 23, 1878.
  • Denton Record-Chronicle, August 2, 1953.
  • Hattie Joplin Roach, A History of Cherokee County (Dallas: Southwest, 1934).