Elizabeth P <I>Barnard</I> Hoopes

Elizabeth P Barnard Hoopes

Birth
Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Mar 1856 (aged 25)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Kennett Square, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 151839033 · View Source
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Sadly Elizabeth died young at @ 26 years old, she was only married @ 1 year. She is buried in Longwood Cemetery next to her parents Eusebius & Sarah (Painter) Barnard.

Married 10/16/1855 Thomas C. Hoopes (1828 Willistown Township-1909) at her family's home in Pocopson Township. Elizabeth's husband Thomas C. Hoopes remarried 1860 or 11/18/1861 to Lydia Emma JOBSON in Pittsburgh, PA and lived in Downingtown, PA.

Elizabeth's father Eusebius Barnard (1802-1865) was recognized 2011 with a PA Historical marker at his Pocopson Farm for his work as an abolitionist (he also founded Longwood Progressive Friends Meeting) and plans @ 2015 are for the farmhouse to house the Kennett Underground Railroad Museum.

Elizabeth and President Abraham Lincoln share the same 3rd Great Grandfather Richard Barnard, a Quaker who arrived @ 1687 in America from Wiltshire England settling in Kennett Square Chester County Area, making them Fourth Cousins.

Elizabeth's mother Sarah (Painter) Barnard, was a daughter of Enos Painter, and her brothers Minshall & Jacob Painter, planted the botanical garden Painters Arboretum at Middletown, near Media, later owned by their sister Anne (Painter) Tyler of Philadelphia. These gardens are now called Tyler Arboretum.


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  • Created by: Loraine Lucas
  • Added: 4 Sep 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 151839033
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth P Barnard Hoopes (11 Apr 1830–26 Mar 1856), Find A Grave Memorial no. 151839033, citing Longwood Cemetery, Kennett Square, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Loraine Lucas (contributor 48176490) .