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Col Roswell Hopkins
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Birth: May 17, 1757
Amenia
Dutchess County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 5, 1829
Chazy
Clinton County
New York, USA


1st Marriage Lydia Dewey
June 22nd 1780

2nd Marriage Mary Armstrong


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He moved into the state of New York just prior to the formation of St Lawrence County. He was the first settler in the area and was the founder of the township of "Hopkinton". The township of Hopkinton was formed on the 2nd of March 1805.

He was the first justice of the peace in Hopkinton and also judge of the court of common pleas. He was the first supervisor of the town for a term of four years, 1810-1813, he was elected to a seat in the legislature of New York State. He was the first president of the St. Lawrence County Bible Society.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Roswell Hopkins (1733 - 1829)
  Mary Cook Hopkins (1736 - 1803)
 
 Spouses:
  Lydia Dewey Hopkins (1761 - 1816)
  Mary Armstrong Hopkins (1767 - 1850)
 
 Children:
  Isaac R. Hopkins (1788 - 1853)*
 
 Siblings:
  Betsey Hopkins Cronk (____ - 1849)*
  Mary Hopkins (1753 - 1753)*
  Roswell Hopkins (1757 - 1829)
  Mary Hopkins Reed (1760 - ____)*
  Isaac Hopkins (1762 - 1794)*
  Dorcas Hopkins Platt (1764 - 1790)*
  Dorcas Hopkins Platt (1765 - ____)*
  Hannah Hopkins Crosby (1768 - 1789)*
  Selina Hopkins Wheeler (1773 - 1797)*
  Waity Hopkins Rudd (1779 - 1856)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fort Jackson Hopkinton Cemetery
Hopkinton
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Butterfly~Kisses
Record added: Jan 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64833940
 

In remembrance of family. With Honor and Respect, Thank You for your service and sacrifices. Rest in Peace.
- Butterfly~Kisses
 Added: Dec. 8, 2012
 
 
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