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Robert Hopkins
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Birth: 1754
West Greenwich
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1838
Fort Ann
Washington County
New York, USA

Revolutionary War soldier. Enlisted 1779 in Capt. Adial Sherwood's company of New York troops. Captured at Fort Ann by the British and taken to Montreal, spent 3 years as a prisoner. DAR #24155 v.25, DAR #30208 v.31, DAR #37738 v.38

In the Revolutionary War Pension File of Ephraim Thomas, there is a sworn statement of Robert Hopkins dated Feb. 28, 1832. It states his age(77), place of birth, that at age 14 he moved with his father & his father's family to Salem, Washington Co., NY, that 2 years after the termination of the Revolutionary War he moved to Fort Ann, his residence ever since and that Ephraim Thomas was also captured at Fort Ann and taken to Montreal with him.

Children of Robert Hopkins & Catherine Harper:

Jane Hopkins married Solomon Northam. Their daughter Jane Northam married Lincoln Hopkins.

Robert Hopkins, Jr. 1801-1865 married Ann Adams 1810-1885.

John Harper Hopkins married Harriet Gardner. Their daughter Mary A. Gardner married Lafayette Linus Trask. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Hopkins (1717 - 1800)
  Jennet Polk Hopkins (1719 - 1811)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Harper Hopkins (1769 - 1841)*
 
 Children:
  Jane Hopkins Northam (1792 - 1875)*
   Hopkins (1793 - 1822)*
  Daughter of Robert Hopkins (1797 - 1820)*
  Theda L Hopkins Stevens (1807 - 1885)*
 
 Siblings:
  David Hopkins (1748 - 1813)*
  John Hopkins (1752 - 1833)*
  Robert Hopkins (1754 - 1838)
  Samuel Hopkins (1759 - 1820)*
  Nathan Hopkins (1760 - 1830)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Otis Cemetery
Fort Ann
Washington County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Lee Ashmore
Originally Created by: john komar
Record added: Aug 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75461684
Robert Hopkins
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