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William H. Hoopes
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Birth: Aug., 1857
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1904
Bodie
Mono County
California, USA

Walker Lake Bulletin, 6/10/1904: Wm. Hoopes, for many years a resident of Aurora and Sweetwater, committed suicide in Bodie last Sunday by taking cyanide solution. No cause is known for the commission of the rash act. He was a native of Wisconsin, aged 49 years.

Bridgeport Chronicle-Union, 6/11/1904: Wm. Hoops, well known to all old residents of Aurora, committed suicide in Bodie, last Saturday, by drinking cyanide of potassium. He was buried from the Methodist Church, Monday morning. He leaves a number of relatives in Nevada and Bodie. He was a brother of Mrs. Dennis Thompson.

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Bodie Fraternal Burial Association, Trial Balance, Cash Receipts, Year ending 5/31/1905: Hoopes Cse, $55.00

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Note: I have added William as burial in the Ward Cemetery since the Bodie Fraternal Cemetery Association acquired that cemetery for its use.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Harlan Hoopes (1831 - 1906)
  Harriet McCarrel Hoopes (1832 - 1917)
 
 Siblings:
  William H. Hoopes (1857 - 1904)
  Mary Jane Hoopes Thompson (1859 - 1943)*
  Joseph Harland Hoopes (1861 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bodie Cemetery (Wards Section)
Bridgeport
Mono County
California, USA
Plot: Grave location unknown
 
Created by: Sue
Record added: Mar 29, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 127114502
 

 
 
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