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John William Hopkins
Birth: Oct. 1, 1877
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1951
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

John was adopted by George and Hannah Hopkins at a young age. According to information passed down, he was related to his adoptive parents in some way.

In his younger years, John unsuccessfully ran for mayor of Scranton, PA on the Socialist ticket. He later ran for a U.S. Congressional seat for the same party and did not win.

He became a traveling salesman, settling in Detroit with his wife and two sons. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Hopkins (1835 - 1919)
  Hannah E. MacGulphin Hopkins (1829 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Todd Hopkins (1889 - 1986)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary W Hopkins Church (1856 - 1948)*
  John L. Hopkins (1867 - 1881)*
  John William Hopkins (1877 - 1951)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Warm thanks to Astoryinstone for sponsoring my great grandfather's memorial.
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Julie
Record added: Mar 22, 2008
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John William Hopkins
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