Clarence Hockenberger

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Clarence Hockenberger
Born: February 6, 1885
Union Hill, New York
Died: October 29, 1923(1923-10-29) (aged 38)
Cape Girardeau, Missouri[1]
Career information
Position(s) Center
College Yale
Career history
As player
1905–1906 Yale University

Clarence William Hockenberger (February 6, 1885 – October 29, 1923) was an American football player. He played at the center position for Yale University in 1905 and 1906 and was selected as a first-team All-American in 1906. Hockenberger played football at Andover before enrolling at Yale..[2]

He died of peritonitis at age 38 after undergoing an operation.[1][3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Death certificate for Clarence W. Hockenberger; Missouri, Death Certificates, 1910-1962
  2. ^ "Andover Team Statistics" (PDF). The Phillipian. 1903-11-07. 
  3. ^ "Former Football Star Dies". The Morning Call. Allentown, Pennsylvania. November 1, 1923. p. 20.