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Lewis Hopkins
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Birth: Jul., 1847
Michigan, USA
Death: 1929
Michigan, USA

Husband of Kate (Gowdy) Hopkins, whom he married c. 1869 (according to 1900 US Census; still trying to find original marriage document). After Kate's death in 1907, he married again.

Husband of Sarah A. (Gilmore) Gowdy, presumably a widower. They married 17 Jun 1912 in Charlotte, Eaton, MI USA (Source: Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925)

1850 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age: 2
Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1850: Hartland, Huron, Ohio
Gender: Male
Family Number: 1056
Household Members: Wm Hopkins 30
Amy Hopkins 23
Nancy Hopkins 6
Betsey Hopkins 4
Lewis Hopkins 2
Sally Hopkins 0

1860 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age in 1860: 12
Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1860: Aurelius, Ingham, Michigan
Gender: Male
Post Office: Aurelius
Household Members: Wm Hopkins 40
Amy Hopkins 34
Nancy Hopkins 16
Betsey Hopkins 14
Lewis Hopkins 12
Sally Hopkins 11
Howard Hopkins 8

1870 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age in 1870: 22
Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1870: Aurelius, Ingham, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Aurelius
Household Members: William Hopkins 51
Anna Hopkins 44
Lewis Hopkins 22
Sally Hopkins 21
Howard Hopkins 18
Ida Hopkins 5

1880 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age: 32
Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1880: Alaiedon, Ingham, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Catherine Hopkins
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Lewis Hopkins 32
Catherine Hopkins 37
Zelma Hopkins 5
Frank Hopkins 4
John Gowdy 65
Mary Gowdy 68
Flora Gowdy 27
Herman Gowdy 35
Casper Gowdy 24

1900 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age: 52
Birth Date: Jul 1847
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1900: Aurelius, Ingham, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Kate Hopkins
Marriage Year: 1872
Years Married: 28
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Household Members: Lewis Hopkins 52
Kate Hopkins 57
Leelma Hopkins 25 {Zelma}
Frank Hopkins 24
Edward Gowdy 26

1910 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age in 1910: 62
Birth Year: 1848
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1910: Aurelius, Ingham, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Household Members: Lewis Hopkins 62
Frank Hopkins 31 [34]
Ida M Hopkins 26

1920 United States Federal Census about Lewis Hopkins
Name: Lewis Hopkins
Age: 72
Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Michigan
Home in 1920: Aurelius, Ingham, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Sarah A Hopkins
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Lewis Hopkins 72
Sarah A Hopkins 62
Frank Hopkins 43
Ida M Hopkins 36

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NOTE: Bio above courtesy Sandra Moore, original memorial owner with additional information provided (and more being collected to be posted...i.e., under construction), 03.31.2014 by Debra Hart Blackgrave Tyre.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Hopkins (1819 - 1906)
  Amy Odell Hopkins (1825 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Gowdy Hopkins (1843 - 1907)
 
 Children:
  Zelma Hopkins Palmer (1874 - 1920)*
  Frank Hopkins (1876 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lewis Hopkins (1847 - 1929)
  Howard Hopkins (1851 - 1924)*
  Ida M. Hopkins Eckhart (1864 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Aurelius
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Debra (Hart) Blackgrave ...
Originally Created by: Sandra Moore
Record added: Sep 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29467253
Lewis Hopkins
Added by: Debra (Hart) Blackgrave Tyre
 
Lewis Hopkins
Added by: Debra (Hart) Blackgrave Tyre
 
Lewis Hopkins
Added by: Debra (Hart) Blackgrave Tyre
 
 
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 Added: Jun. 7, 2010
 
 
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