Sally Sheppard-Hopper came from Reddies River, Wilkes Co, NC to Adair County KY with her parents: Ally Johnson & Lewis W Sheppard.
Sally was married: 20 Nov 1820,in Adair Co, KY, Joshua S Hopper (II). They moved with other families from Adair/Russell Counties Kentucky to Mt Airy Prct, Athensville Twp, Greene County, IL.
Joshua & Sally Sheppard Hopper had 11 children:
Stephen F Hopper, 1821 KY,
Theophilis Hopper, 1823 KY,
Rhoda Hopper, 1826 KY,
Joshua Hopper, Jr, 1826 KY,
Milton W Hopper, Feb 1828 KY,
John Oaks Hopper, Nov 1830 KY,
Joseph Hopper, Nov 1830 KY,
Nancy Hopper, 22 May 1832 KY,
Sophrona Hopper, 1834 Mount Airy, Greene, IL,
Sampson Hopper, 1836 Mount Airy, Greene, IL,
Francis Marion Hopper, 6 April 1838, Mt Airy.
It is believed that several members of the Hopper, Barrow & Reynold families are buried at this cemetery, as it was Joshua & Sally Sheppard Hopper's land, later Joshua & Susannah Barnard Hopper's land.