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 Jane Elizabeth “Lizzie” <I>Hopkins</I> Flora

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Jane Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hopkins Flora

  • Birth 13 May 1851 Greenwich, Huron County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 3 Jul 1903 Greenwich, Huron County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Greenwich, Huron County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 51860836

FATHER: Willard Knowles Hopkins 1812-1878
MOTHER: Jane Ursula Easterly 1822-1882
HUSBAND: Daniel Webster Flory 1844-1891
MARRIED: Sept. 26, 1869, Greenwich, OH
1. Walter F. Flory 1870-1877
2. Mabel E. Flory 1874-1900
3. Charles Milton Flory 1875-1916
4. Geneva Ursala Kale 1878-1940
5. Clifton Flory [twin] 1881-1881 d KS
6. Leroy Flory [twin] 1881-1881 d KS
7. Alice Jane Flory 1885-1942
8. Berlin Scott Flory 1890-1929

Jane Elizabeth or Elizabeth Jane, was born in Greenwich, Ohio on May 13, 1851 and had five brothers, two sisters and two half sisters. Her parents were Willard K. and Jane Ursula (nee Easterly) Hopkins.
She was 17 years old when she married Daniel Flory on Sept. 26, 1869 by Rev. Henry Reynolds in Greenwich, Ohio and was listed in the 1870 Greenwich census as "Lizzie" Flora, living with her parents, Willard and Jane Hopkins.
She was 18 when she had her first son, Walter, and 38 when she had her last son, Berlin. She also had three daughters and three other sons, including a set of twins (Clifton and Leroy) who only lived 21 days and are buried in Kansas.
Lizzie moved to Kansas about 1877 with Daniel and returned to Greenwich about 1882 as she didn't like living in a sod house on the prairie -- she wanted to come back to civilization!!
They had been married 22 years when Daniel died on Nov. 16, 1891 at age 47.
She appeared in 1900 Lakewood, Ohio census with children Charles, Geneva & Berlin. Sometime after that she moved back to Greenwich when she died July 3, 1903 at the age of 51. Both are buried at Nineveh Cemetery in Greenwich, OH in Row 12. This is the writer's great-grandmother.
1900 CENSUS: Cuyahoga Co, OH 6/4/1900
FLORY, E. Jane 49 [5-1851], a widow, having 8 children, 5 living, father born New Jersey, mother born in New York; children Charles M. 24 [9-1875], a barber, Geneva U. 21 [3-1879 in Kansas], a milliner, Alice J. 14 [5-1886] and Berlin S. 10 [4-1890]. Children's father born in Maryland and mother born in Ohio, residing in Rockport Twp, Lakewood, Ohio. Children born in Ohio except Geneva as noted.

  • Maintained by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
  • Originally Created by: Grace Flory
  • Added: 1 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51860836
  • Jane Duesler Iafelice
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jane Elizabeth “Lizzie” Hopkins Flora (13 May 1851–3 Jul 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51860836, citing Ninevah Cemetery, Greenwich, Huron County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Jane Duesler Iafelice (contributor 47967958) .