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Elder Reuben Hopkins
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1717
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1792
Scituate
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

He performed many marriages in Scituate, RI.

One of 12 children of Thomas & Elizabeth Hopkins.

Husband of Katherine Hopkins born @1721, daughter of Ezekiel Hopkins b1695 & Elizabeth Jencks b1699, both of Scituate, Providence Co., RI. Reuben & Katherine married Nov. 25, 1742.
He married second Elizabeth Parker in 1761.

Father of:
Hanan b1743 m. Rhoda
Ruth b1745 m. William Davis.
Abel b1748
Reuben Oct. 21, 1750-1795 m. Phebe Weaver.
Paul b1753 m. 1778 Abigail Westcott, d/o George.
Katherine b1756
Channa/Chancey 1758-1842 m. 1st. Jan. 11, 1776 Simeon Davis, Children: Jeremiah, Sarah & Elizabeth Davis, m. 2nd. Aug. 27, 1795 Stukely Hopkins b1754, Child: David Hopkins. Stukely Hopkins was the son of David Hopkins and the sister of Mercy Hopkins Colwell, w/o Daniel Colwell, Sr. who named a son Stukely (spelled Stukley on his gravestone) Colwell.

RI Gov. Stephen Hopkins 1707-1785, Signer of the Declaration of Independence, was an ancestor. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Hopkins (1685 - ____)
  Elizabeth Mitchell? Hopkins (1690 - 1751)
 
 Children:
  Hanan Hopkins (1743 - 1829)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Hopkins Smith (1710 - ____)*
  Bethia Hopkins Hopkins (1715 - 1781)*
  Reuben Hopkins (1717 - 1792)
  Hanan Hopkins (1719 - 1743)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Captain Jonathan Smith Lot
Scituate
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Maintained by: Lee Ashmore
Originally Created by: Nate Bramlett
Record added: Jul 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28515050
Elder Reuben Hopkins
Added by: Nate Bramlett
 
Elder Reuben Hopkins
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- Wendy (inactive)
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