We know Marcus Hogan's father was Edward Hogan III b.1754 in Augusta,VA.He was married to Elizabeth Hendrick.Edward went Kentucky with Daniel Boone and 4 other brothers. Edward Hogan II b.1726 in VA. married to Sarah ?. he was abt. 24 when his father died. Edward Hogan I b. abt.1705 died 19 May 1750.I found a Augusta,VA. court record Stating: Inquisition, 19th May,1750,at the house of James Greenlee,on James River,before John Mathews,on body of Edward Hogan,late of this County.Found that he was drowned accidentally by the oversetting of a canoe as he was crossing over James River ,near the house of James Greenlee on 13th May,1750. Examination of John Maxwell and James McDowell,as to the Death of Edward Hogan taken 14th May,1750. John says: On Sunday,13th May,1750,he,with Edward Hogan and James McDowell ,being at the house of James Greenlee,went over the main branch of James River in a canoe to a place of James McDowell ,and on their return the canoe overset and they fell out into the river .John swam ashore and McDowell stuck by the canoe,and after some time got on its bottom by which he saved himself.John and James stripped themselves and made every effort to save Hogan,but were unable.James McDowell says the same.