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William "Civil War" Hooper
Birth: Feb. 26, 1835
Alexandria
Rapides Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1908
Lovelady
Houston County
Texas, USA

Born Alexandria, Louisiana Spouse: Mary Texana McCarter, m. 1859 Parents: Augustus & Delilah "Dolly" Willey Hooper Service: Co. C, Morgan's Battalion from 1862-1865. Sources: Houston County History, p. 413; Houston County Cemeteries, p. 39; Houston County Census: 1870; 1880; 1900, p. 216; Ancestry.com; Fami1ySearch.org

MARY TEXANA MCCARTER Bef. 1859, daughter of SPARTAN MCCARTER and JANE RUCKER. She was born 08 Feb 1840 in Louisiana, and died 22 Apr 1910 in Lovelady, Houston Co., TX.

Crockett Courier, October 15, 1908 News from Lovelady
Mr. William Hooper fell dead at his home on Nevills Prairie, six miles south of Lovelady Saturday morning of heart disease. It was quite a shock to his family as he was in unusually good health. He leaves a wife and seven children, 23 grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren to mourn his loss.

Children of WILLIAM HOOPER and MARY MCCARTER are:
i.BENJAMIN VADEN2 HOOPER.
ii.ELIZABETH CAROLINE HOOPER, b. 10 Jun 1858, Prairie Point Community, Houston Co., TX; d. 10 Aug 1947, Houston Co., TX.
iii.LEONA ALICE HOOPER, b. 1866; m. JAMES TOMME.
iv.FRANCIS MARDELLA HOOPER, b. 1869; m. JEFF TOMME.
v.SUSAN JANE HOOPER, b. 19 Dec 1869, Prairie Point Community, Houston Co., TX; d. 18 Sep 1933, Prairie Point Community, Houston Co., TX.
vi.JOHN H. HOOPER, b. 1872.
vii.SPARTAN EMMA HOOPER, b. 19 Dec 1874; d. 08 May 1938; m. ELIAS ATKINSON, Abt. 1897, Houston Co., TX; b. 30 May 1874; d. 28 Jul 1950.
viii.MARGARET JEANETTE HOOPER, b. 1876, Prairie Point Community, Houston Co., TX.
ix.WILLIAM A HOOPER, b. 25 Aug 1881, Prairie Point Community, Houston Co., TX; d. 15 Apr 1935, Prairie Point Community, Houston Co., TX; m. (1) RUTH BOX MCLEAN; m. (2) SUE DENNIE LEWIS; b. 28 Jan 1885, Houston Co, TX; d. 08 Nov 1930, Houston Co, TX.

(Information provided by Houston County Historical Commission; correction made concerning the name of Delilah Willey Hooper)

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 Spouse:
  Mary Texana McCarter Hooper (1840 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Caroline Hooper Shaw (1859 - 1947)*
  Leona Alice Hooper Tomme (1864 - 1943)*
  Frances Mardella Hooper Tomme (1867 - 1952)*
  Susie Jane Hooper Standley (1869 - 1933)*
  John H. Hooper (1872 - 1880)*
  Spartan Emma Hooper Atkinson (1874 - 1938)*
  Margaret Jeanette Hooper Hines (1876 - 1961)*
  Benjamin Vaden Hooper (1878 - 1885)*
  William Augustus Hooper (1881 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
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Burial:
Antioch Cemetery
Lovelady
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Joel Farringer
Record added: Jun 29, 2004
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William Civil War Hooper
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