Sarah “Sally” <I>Sheppard</I> Hopper


Sarah “Sally” Sheppard Hopper

Wilkes County, North Carolina, USA
Death 31 Jul 1840 (aged 40)
Athensville, Greene County, Illinois, USA
Burial Athensville, Greene County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 89047901 View Source
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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.


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  • Created by: Marion Hopper
  • Added: 23 Apr 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 89047901
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah “Sally” Sheppard Hopper (6 Mar 1800–31 Jul 1840), Find a Grave Memorial ID 89047901, citing Hopper Family Cemetery, Athensville, Greene County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Marion Hopper (contributor 46777486) .