Posted By:kathy chiappetta
Subject:Albert C Hoe - New York City
Post Date:June 23, 2009 at 08:30:43
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Don't know if Albert could be Emily's brother (he was born in 1823, per a very quick census look). Found the following article in the NYT via Ancestry using W. M. Gambling search terms. It often pays to wade through the newpaper citations. Will just type in the relevant parts.

NYT May 18, 1859

New-York City Library Association Election

The members of the New-York City Library Association met last evening at their library room, No 10 Abingdon-square ,to elect officers. The following were the officers chosen.

President - Alfred C. Hoe,
Vice-presicent - S. Tousey.
Recording Secretary - T.C. Kibbe,
Corresponding Secretary - I. H. Moore,
Treasurer - A. B. Abbot

Next was a long list or directors, including my ancestor.

This Association was started about 3 months ago, and now numbers 365 members.