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William H. Hoopes

  • Birth Aug 1857 Utah, USA
  • Death 4 Jun 1904 Bodie, Mono County, California, USA
  • Burial Bridgeport, Mono County, California, USA
  • Plot Grave location unknown
  • Memorial ID 127114502

Walker Lake Bulletin, 6/10/1904: Wm. Hoopes, for many years a resident of Aurora and Sweetwater, committed suicide in Bodie last Sunday by taking cyanide solution. No cause is known for the commission of the rash act. He was a native of Wisconsin, aged 49 years.

Bridgeport Chronicle-Union, 6/11/1904: Wm. Hoops, well known to all old residents of Aurora, committed suicide in Bodie, last Saturday, by drinking cyanide of potassium. He was buried from the Methodist Church, Monday morning. He leaves a number of relatives in Nevada and Bodie. He was a brother of Mrs. Dennis Thompson.

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Bodie Fraternal Burial Association, Trial Balance, Cash Receipts, Year ending 5/31/1905: Hoopes Cse, $55.00

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Note: I have added William as burial in the Ward Cemetery since the Bodie Fraternal Cemetery Association acquired that cemetery for its use.


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  • Created by: Sue
  • Added: 29 Mar 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 127114502
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William H. Hoopes (Aug 1857–4 Jun 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 127114502, citing Bodie Cemetery – Wards Section, Bridgeport, Mono County, California, USA ; Maintained by Sue (contributor 47371789) .