Posted By:OLIN L. HOOVER
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Subject:ORIGIN FOR THE NAME "HOOVER MOUNTAIN"
Post Date:April 03, 2001 at 07:24:55
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/wv/pendleton/messages/76.html
Forum:Pendleton County, WV Genealogy Forum
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The origin for the name "HOOVER MOUNTAIN" is not known - There are approximately 7 Hoover Clans in Pendleton County (IN THE SOUTH FORK OF THE SOUTH BRANCH OF THE POTOMAC WATERSHED AREA), therefore the mountain could have been named for an ancestor in any one of the "FAMILIES".