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Mrs Mindwell Dewey Hopkins
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Birth: Nov. 29, 1737
Westfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1785
Bennington
Bennington County
Vermont, USA

Daughter of Rev. Jedediah Dewey (1714-1778) & Mindwell Hayden (1713-1760)

Wife of Major Weight (Wait) Hopkins, in 1760 in Nine Partners, Dutchess, NY
He was the son of Stephen Hopkins & Jemima Bronson, he was born 04 Apr 1738 in Harwinton, Litchfield, Conn, and died 15 Jul 1779 in Bennington, Bennington, VT.
Major Waite Hopkins served as a Captain & Major in Ethan Allen's Green Mountain Boys, and died after suffering mortal wounds in an attack on Fourteen Mile Island in Lake George, NY in the Revolutionary War. 
 
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 Parents:
  Jedediah Dewey (1714 - 1778)
 
 Children:
  Sally Hopkins Robinson (1770 - 1801)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mindwell Dewey Hopkins (1737 - 1785)
  Julia Dewey (1740 - 1790)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
To the Memory of Mrs. Mindwell Hopkins, Relict of Major WAIT HOPKINS. Who died June 21st 1785. In the 48th Year of her Age. Major Hopkins was killed during the War on an Island in Lake George. Through Mortal Life in Virtual Paths They trod. Nor could Temptation wean her Soul from God: When the last Trumpet rends the ethereal Skies There shall her sleeping Dust with Joy arise
 
Burial:
Old Bennington Cemetery
Bennington
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Ancestry Seeker
Record added: Oct 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22440283
Mrs Mindwell <i>Dewey</i> Hopkins
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In memory of my 5th great grandmother. Rest in peace.
- Ginger Peace Phelps
 Added: Oct. 6, 2012

- CJS
 Added: Feb. 2, 2012
Flowers to honor the memory of my 6 g. grandmother.
- Darley Girl
 Added: Aug. 5, 2010
 
 
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