|Birth: ||Sep. 25, 1788|
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 1866|
Daughter of Rev. Daniel Hopkins, pastor of the Old South Church of Salem, Essex County, MA. She married her father's successor, Rev. Dr. Brown Emerson, pastor of Old South Church.
Mary's father, Rev. Daniel Hopkins b1735 CT, was a brother of the distinguished Rev. Dr. Samuel Hopkins 1721-1803, pastor of the First Congregational Church of Newport, RI and an early opponent of the institution of slavery. The Hopkins are lineal descendants of John Hopkins of Cambridge, MA (1634) and Hartford, CT (1636).
Harriet Augusta Emerson b1819, daughter of Brown & Mary Emerson, married on June 5, 1849 John Jordon Latting, son of Charles Latting 1774-1842 & Elizabeth Frost 1771-1859. He was born March 31, 1819 at Lattingtown, Queens Co. (now Nassau Co.), Long Island, NY. He died Dec. 16, 1890 in NYC.
John Jordon Latting wrote a small book entitled "Genealogical Fragments: The Sinclair and Feake Families". It includes a history of the Quakers of MA & RI who settled in Long Island, NY seeking refuge from persecution of their religious faith in the more tolerant Dutch settlements of New Amsterdam.
Children of Harriet & John Latting:
Charles Percy b1850
Walter Stuteville b1852
Harriet Emerson 1855-1936
Grace Vernon 1859-1860
Arthur Deall b1862
Alice Maud b1867
Brown Emerson (1778 - 1872)
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