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James Woodson Hopper, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1888
Henry County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1965
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

The Leaksville News the week of Nov 11th 1926...
A hunting party composed of Madison-area residents J.W. Hopper, Dr. A.F. Tuttle, J.P. Givens, Harvey Fritts, B.B. Martin and J.E. McAlister returned from Pamlico Beach with 50 geese and other game as evidence of a successful trip.
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He married Lottie James Saunders.
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James Woodson Hopper World War I Draft Registration Card:
born: 17 Jan. 1888 in Preston, Va.
registered in Rockingham County, N.C.
residence: Leaksville, N.C.
occupation: Architect
employer: Carolina Cotton and Woolen Mill in Spray, N.C.
Tall, Slender, Brown Eyes and Hair
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James was a son of James Monroe Hopper and Anna Eliza Bassett. (Anna was born in Henry County, Va.)
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James was an Architect. He was certified 16 July 1915.
He designed The First Baptist Church in Leaksville, N.C. It is Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival style.
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He and his family lived in Leaksville, N.C. on the corner of Washington Street and North Hamilton Street in his 2-story tudor-style brick house that he designed.
He lived there until when he died.
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1920 Census, Leaksville, Rockingham County, N.C.,#00548:
J.W. Hopper 33
Lottie 33
J.W. 1yr 11months
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1930 Census, Rockingham County, N.C.,#431:
James W. Hopper 42 VA
Lottie S. 44 NC
James W. 12 NC
Sarah S. 6 NC
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(Info below from Nell Durland)
Sarah Saunders Hopper Harvie was James Sr. and Lotties' daughter.
She was born in Leaksville, N.C. on December 30, 1923.
She passed on July 21, 2012 in Beacon, N.Y.
She was a resident of the Village of Fishkill, New York since 1955. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Monroe Hopper (1861 - 1943)
  Anna Eliza Bassett Hopper (1861 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Lottie James Saunders Hopper (1886 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  James Woodson Hopper (1918 - 1990)*
  Sarah Saunders Hopper Harvie (1923 - 2012)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Woodson Hopper (1888 - 1965)
  Mary Hopper Robertson (1895 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lawson Cemetery
Eden
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: deegraver
Record added: Aug 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57009930
James Woodson Hopper, Sr
Added by: Julie Hampton
 
James Woodson Hopper, Sr
Added by: deegraver
 
James Woodson Hopper, Sr
Added by: Julie Hampton
 
 
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For you Grandpa-Love you.
- Nell Harvie-Durland
 Added: Jun. 25, 2013
 
 
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