Hoare family page
William Hoare married Sophia Grandin in St Helier in 1857
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Origins of surname
This is a variant of Hoar, which means 'white' - think of hoar frost - or greyish white.
The first church record for Hoare in Jersey is the baptism of Anna, daughter of William and Lydia White in St Lawrence in 1714. The next was 120 years later, when Louisa, daughter of John and Maria, was baptised in St Helier.
Births and baptisms
Great War service
- Charles Herapath Hoar (St S) ex-RMIJ, 2nd Lieutenant, Dorsetshire Regiment
- John William Hoar (St S), PO 1st Class RN, HMS Undaunted
- Walter Wymark Hoar (1891-1970) (Salisbury) son of Matilda Le Gresley, Sergeant, Royal Berkshire Regiment, PoW