Con and his wife Jeannette have been married for over 46 years. They have two children and two grandchildren


Jeannette is a partner and key person in the horse operations at Farm East Hill Farm in Plainfield, Vermont, and Bespoke Farm in Loxahatchee Groves in Florida. Jeannette is a citizen member of the state of Vermont Veterinary Board. She is a regestered Physical Therapist and teaches dissabled chilren on horseback. She was a co-leader of the Trailblazers 4-H club for over 35 years. Jeannette is a graduate of Mary Washington College and the Medical College of Virginia. Jeannette also plays String Bass for the Cold Coutnry Bluegrass Band

Daughter Ruth with husband Bo

Ruth is an international competitor, trainer, clinician and musical freestyle composer in the discipline of dressage. Ruth has been riding horses and competing all of her life, and is also the owner/operator of East Hill Farm and two other companies that specialize in educational products for equestrians. Her personal site is www.RuthHoganPoulsen.com

Bo a native of Denmark, is a farrier and blacksmith. Bo has been shoeing world ranked horses that compete in the Olympics, Pan Am Games, World Equestrian Games and just about everywhere else. Ruth and Bo were married at the farm in Con and Jeannette's back yard in 1993.

Son Neil with wife Becki

Neil is the Production Manager & General Manager at New England Supply in Williston VT. Formerly he was a residential designer and has designed customs homes for dozens of clients along the east coast and multiple countries. He is a graduate of Wentworth Institute School of Design in Boston, MA with a Bachelor of Architecture & Assoc in Engineering. His personal site is www.HoganLLC.com

Becki works as an optometrist for Optical Expressions in Berlin. She is a graduate of Indianna University with a Doctorate of Optometry

Grandchildren Ashlyn & Olivia

Ashlyn is a student at Twinfield Union School. In addition to being a Highest Honors Student she enjoys being on the Soccer & Basketball teams at school, & plays AAU Basketball. Ashlyn is also a counselor at a local summer camp for kids and is Red Cross certified.

Olivia is a student at Twinfield Union School. She is a Highest Honors student, plays soccer and basketball for Twinfield, and AAU Basketball. Olivia also enjoys being a referee for the elementary TYS program.

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