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Maj George H Hopkins
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1842
White Lake
Oakland County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1906
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

MAJOR 17TH MICH INFANTRY 1862 1865
SPANISH AMERICAN WAR 1898 1899
DETROIT POST G.A.R.

DETROIT MICH, MARCH 6 1906 MAJOR
GEORGE H HOPKINS.FORMER DEPARTMENT
COMMANDER OF THE G.A.R., DIED TODAY
AT HIS HOME IN THE CITY.HE WAS 64 YEARS
OF AGE.IN 1862 HE ENLISTED IN THE SEVENTEENTH
REGIMENT,MICHIGAN VOLUNTEER INANTRY. AND
SERVED THROUGHOUT THE WAR.HE THEN STUDIED
LAW AND WAS ADMITTED TO THE BAR. FOR YEARS
HE WAS PRIVATE SECETARY TO GOV.JOHN J BAGLEY,
HE WAS ELECTED A MEMBER OF THE STATE
LEGISLATURE IN 1878 FROM DETROIT,WAS RE-ELECTED
IN 1880 AND 1882 AND APPOINTED COLLECTOR OF
CUSTOMS AT THE PORT OF DETROT BY PRESIDENT
HARRISON IN JANUARY,1890.newyork times 03-O7-1906

APPOINTED BY PRESIDENT McKINLEY ASSISTANT
AJUTANTS GENRAL MAY 12 1898

INFO AS OF AUG 28 2009
WOODMERE HAS HIM AS A COL GEROGE H HOPKINS 
 
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 Parents:
  Erastus Hopkins (1804 - 1876)
  Climena Clark Hopkins (1810 - 1864)
 
 Sibling:
  Ralph W. Hopkins (1832 - 1913)**
  George H Hopkins (1842 - 1906)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodmere Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: SOUTH LAKE LOT 375
 
Created by: GIRLIE430/THUNDERBOLT
Record added: Aug 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40802209
Maj George H Hopkins
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Maj George H Hopkins
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