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Hoss Cartwright

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Hoss Cartwright
Hey jillian be careful do you hear the horse might killed you listen to joe
Biographical information
Full Name Eric Hoss Cartwright
Occupation Buck horses
Gender male
Race American white
Hair color Light brown
Eye color Blue
Born 1836
Died None
Family Ben Cartwright (father)

Inger Cartwright (mother)
Marie Cartwright (mother)
Adam Cartwright brother Little Joe Cartwright brother jillian m. Cartwright sister

Spouse Maria tanner
Romances Sue Ellen terry
Children Ten kids
First Episode A Rose for Lotta (Bonanza)

Pilot: Part 1 (Ponderosa)

Last Episode One Ace Too Many (Bonanza)

Fugitive (Ponderosa)

Portrayed by Dan Blocker

Drew Powell

Eric "Hoss" Cartwright may be intimidating to anyone who first sets eyes on him, but the expression "a gentle giant" applies perfectly to his case. Hoss, when one digs down deep to know him, is loveable and gentle, and for this reason his younger brother, Joe, always pulls him into crazy schemes that does more harm than good. He loves beautiful things and horses. Women of the town always look past him at Adam or Joe, but those who find time to love an ugly giant will find a a jewel so rare it will surprise them greatly.


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