|Thomas Chalkley Hopkins|
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Son of John Hopkins 1846-1927 and Hannah McKeel. Hannah b1854 had 4 children. The 1900 Census shows her institutionalized at the State Asylum for the Chronically Insane in Heidelburg, Allegheny Co., PA. She was on the census returns of that institution until 1930 and died sometime between 1930 & 1940.
Children of John & Hannah (McKeel) Hopkins:
1. Emma Rebecca b1880
2. Persis married & died in FL.
3. Thomas C. married Eunice Rebecca McKeel.
4. Alice 1885-1961 died unmarried in Tarboro, NC.
Sisters Alice and Persis Hopkins lived with their paternal grandparents in Rising Sun, Cecil Co., MD after their mother was institutionalized. Their brother, Thomas C. Hopkins, is living with his maternal grandparents Aaron McKeel & Anna Hallock in Tompkins Co., NY in the 1892 NY Census and the 1900 U.S. Census and Emma Rebecca Hopkins is enumerated in the Pennsylvania Training School for the Feeble Minded, Bucks Co., PA. She is still to be found there at age 60 in the 1940 Census.
Aaron McKeel is the son of Jesse McKeel & Amy Quimby. Aaron is also the brother of William McKeel who married Sarah D. Tripp. William & Sarah had a son named Jesse McKeel who married Rebecca Heazlit Owen. Jesse & Rebecca had a daughter, Eunice Rebecca McKeel, who married Thomas C. Hopkins. So, Thomas C. Hopkins & Eunice Rebecca (McKeel) Hopkins were first cousins, once removed.
Eunice & Thomas C. Hopkins were Quakers and are buried behind the Hector Monthly Meetinghouse in Ulysses, Tompkins Co., NY.
Eunice Rebecca McKeel Hopkins (1890 - 1985)
New York, USA
Plot: Row 4
Created by: Lee Ashmore
Record added: Sep 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59285674
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