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James Alvin Hopkins ( 1814-1869) and Elizabeth Hall Hopkins(1820-1883)

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Re: James Alvin Hopkins ( 1814-1869) and Elizabeth Hall Hopkins(1820-1883)

Posted: 1349042119000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Hopkins, Hall, Smith, Lovett, Ames, Brown, Yoes, Linscott, Blocker


groom's name: James Hopkins
groom's birth date:
groom's birthplace:
groom's age:
bride's name: Elizabeth Hall
bride's birth date:
bride's birthplace:
bride's age:
marriage date: 15 Dec 1841
marriage place: Orange Co North Carolina
groom's father's name:
groom's mother's name:
bride's father's name:
bride's mother's name:
groom's race:
groom's marital status:
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race:
bride's marital status:
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M51602-1
system origin: North_Carolina-ODM
source film number: 6330303
reference number:
Citing this Record
"North Carolina, Marriages, 1759-1979," index, FamilySearch (

name: Marie Frazier Ames aka Frazier Marie HOPKINS married James B Ames
event: Death
event date: 05 Dec 1929
event place: Ranger, Eastland, Texas, United States
gender: Female
marital status: Widowed
birth date: 12 Aug 1869 - wrong birth year
birthplace: Arkansas
father's name: Jim Hopkins says born S Carolina
mother's name: Mary Hall says born S Carolina
certificate number: 58232
film number: 2135162
digital folder number: 005145232
image number: 00754
Citing this Record
"Texas, Deaths (New Index, New Images), 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch (

name: Martha Ellen Smith
death date: 06 Aug 1929
death place: Prec 4, Gray, Texas
gender: Female
race: white
death age: 77 years 7 months 17 days
estimated birth date:
birth date: 21 Dec 1851
birthplace: Arkansas
marital status: Widowed
spouse's name:
father's name: James A Hopkins
father's birthplace: Ireland
mother's name: Elizabeth Hall
mother's birthplace: N C
occupation: None
place of residence:
burial place: Alanreed, Texas
burial date: 07 Aug 1929
additional relatives:
film number: 2114968
digital film number: 4032104
image number: 3222
reference number: cn 40139

event date: 1850
event place: Washington, Independence, Arkansas, United
James Hopkins M 26 North Carolina
(Mary) Elizabeth Hopkins F 24 North Carolina
William Washington Hopkins M 7 North Carolina 1843
Egbert G Hopkins M 5 North Carolina 1845
Mark D Hopkins M 2 Arkansas 1847 presume he died before 1860

1860; Census Place: Beat 5, Parker, Texas; Roll: M653_1302; Page: 454; Image: 432; Family History Library Film: 805302. Post Office: Balch
J H Hopkins 37 1823 NC male - James A
E Hopkins 35 1825 NC female - Elizabeth
W Hopkins 16 1844 NC male - Wm Washington married Delilah Spencer from IL
E Hopkins 15 1845 NC male - Egbert G married Mellie C Moore from MO
M Hopkins 10 1850 AR female - Mason Ann married Wm L Blocker abt 1867 had 14 children all living in 1900
M Hopkins 7 1853 AR female - Margaret J married Calvary M Linscott b. OH
M Hopkins 7 1853 AR female - Martha Ellen ?
F Hopkins 6 1854 AR male - believe this Frazier Marie, female married James B Ames
E Hopkins 3 1857 TX female - reported to be Elizabeth married Wm Ames
J Hopkins 1 1859 TX male - James Jr ? listed as 18 in 1880 census

4,082 persons counted in Parker county 1870 census. . .can not find the Hopkins' listed.

Parker County marriages; there was a court house fire in 1874 there are no official records of marriages that took place in Parker County from its establishment in 1856 until 1874

Groom - Bride
Linscott C M Hopkins M J 4-8-1875
Margaret J "Maggie" Linscott born 11 Dec 1851 AR died in Ranger, Eastland Co 10 Mar 1922 death certificate says parents were Albert J and Elizabeth Hopkins of NC; spouse Calvary M Linscott was informant.

Smith J W F Hopkins M E 10-16-1879

Ames Wm Andrew b. 1856 & Hopkins Eliz b. AR ? TX ? 1858 married 8-8-1878 Parker Co; Children per Scott Family Tree were Rosa Deller Ames 1878 Caddo LA -1955 Jefferson Co OK married George Milam Simpson, Lona Ames 1884, Georgia Ames 1889, Willie Ames 1896 and Maxine Ames 1899. According to 1940 census in Grady Co OK Rose Della Simpson was born in TX abt 1877 widowed living with dtr Ruby Gertrude Gibson b. TX 1911-1914 married to Wm Claud Gibson b. TX 1897. Rosa D Simpson b. TX 1877 father GA mother TX lived in Jefferson Co OK 1930 with dtrs Ruby and Viola B both born TX. Ruby Simpson married W C Gibson 24 Dec 1930 Jefferson Co OK

Harris Jeff Davis married Hopkins Lizzie 8-21-1889 Parker Co
according to 1900 census in Weatherford this Lizzie Hopkins was born in MO in 1873 ???? Jeff was born in MS 1858 died in PP Co 1948.
Henrietta Harris Davis 26 Feb 1895 Parker Co - 23 Nov 1958 Mineral Wells Palo Pinto Co buried Indian Creek Cem in Mineral Wells father Jeff Harris mother a Hopkins. Loney Harris Bevers 1899 - 08 Dec 1973 Fort Worth father Jeff D Harris mother Lizzie Hopkins dtr Louetta Bales informant buried Indian Creek Cem. Mary S Harris Hestilow 1891 - 1942 Mineral Wells parents Jeff Harris b. AR and Lizzie Hopkins b. TX buried Indian Creek Cem. According to findagrave for Indian Creek Lizzie Harris was born 11 Aug 1868 died 14 June 1950 there is a double stone for her and Jeff D Harris. Death certificate says she born in IL parents unknown.

Long S H Hopkins M F 12-29-1881
Lovett Henry B Long Fannie 02 Sept 1885

event date: 1880
event place: Weatherford, Parker, Texas, United
self M.E. Hopkins F 55 North Carolina, 1825 widowed female father born VA mother NC
son Jas. Hopkins M 18 Texas,
daughter Mary Frances "Fannie" Hopkins F 14 Texas, 1866

event date: 1880
event place: Precinct 4, Parker, Texas,
self William Washington Hopkins M 38 Orange Co North Carolina, 1842 parents NC lived in Comanche Co OK in 1910
wife Delilah SPENCER Hopkins F 32 born near Road House Illinois, 1848 lived in Comanche Co OK 1910
son Woody Hopkins M 15 Texas, 1865
daughter Emma Laura Hopkins YOUNG 17 June 1867 Whitt, Parker Co - 08 Dec 1932 Canadian, Hemphill Co TX married H C Young 27 Jul 1890 Wise Co TX
son Marcus/Mark E Hopkins Texas, 1868 - 1870; 1920 Comanche OK living w/son Grady Hopkins b. OK 1897 his wife (Lottie) Ruth Rummage b. OK or TX 1898 married Comanche Co OK 27 Aug 1916; Lorene Hopkins 1917, Irene Hopkins 1920, Virginia Hopkins 1922. Widower M E Hopkins married Ruie Whitten 28 Sept 1913 Comanche Co OK she was born abt 1889 and Grady Hopkins was living with his grandparents in 1910 and in OK City in 1930.
son William T Hopkins Texas, 1872 lived in Zella, Comanche Co OK 1910 - 1930 married a Mattie E Riley b. MS abt 1877 who was previously married to Frank Webb in Pulaski Co AR 1895 son George Osborne Webb b. AR 1899. Wm T Hopkins died aft 1930 census and before 1940, Mattie was living in Zella in 1940.
daughter Annie Hopkins F 4 Texas, 1876
daughter Mary/ Mollie Hopkins Texas, 1879 married unknown Dulan was widowed and living w/parents in Comanche Co OK 1910

event date: 1900
event place: ED 163 Township 1 N. Ranges 5-7 W. (Pickens County) Duncan town, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory, United States
head John C Hopkins 1865 TX married 9 yrs
wife Rena Hopkins 1868 TN
dtr Fannie Hopkins 1891 IT
son Henry Hopkins 1893 IT
dtr Lucy Hopkins 1895 IT
son Willie Hopkins 1896 IT
dtr Osie Hopkins 1900 IT
head Marlin Hopkins Texas Aug 1869 married 5 yrs
wife Callie Hopkins Arkansas 1880
son Grady Hopkins Chicasaw Nation 25 July 1895 or 1896 died OK City Jan 1977
daughter Ora C Hopkins Indian Territory 16 Oct 1898 married Willie/Willis H Hardcastle 22 Sept 1920 Comanche Co they moved to Shreveport/Bossier City LA Ora died in Caddo Parish LA Jan 1981

"Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1891-1959," index and images, FamilySearch (

Name: Mr Egbert Hopkins of Lees Summit MO
Marriage Date: 7 Aug 1873
Marriage County: Jackson MO
Spouse Name: Miss Millie K Moore of Hickman Mills

1880 Precinct 4, Parker, Texas - 1900 Washington township, Jackson Co, MO - 1910, 1920, 1930 Washington, Jackson, MO
self Egbert Hopkins North Carolina, 1845 died in Missouri ? after dtr Mary Sue was born in MO abt 1883.
wife Millie C/K MOORE Hopkins Missouri, May 1859 parents KY or father KY mother MO. . .possibly Amelia K Moore dtr of John R and Mary E Moore of Jackson Co MO.
son James Simeon Hopkins Weatherford Texas, 15 Oct 1878 or 1879 - 04 Sept 1938 Washington MO buried Mt. Moriah in Hickman Mills ; married Kathrine HOOVER b. IL abt 1876; John R Hopkins 1904 MO, Elizabeth M Hopkins 1906 MO, Glenn J Hopkins 1908 -2005 buried Mt Moriah, Donald Simeon Hopkins 21 Aug 1912 Hickman Mills - 10 Jul 1953 buried Mt. Moriah Cem , Ralph Charles Hopkins 24 Aug 1915 - 03 Oct 1950 buried Mt Moriah Cem , Millie K Hopkins 1921 MO
son Thomas T Hopkins M Weatherford Texas Feb 1882 - 09 Dec 1959 Kansas City lived at 9700 Hillcrest Rd in Hickman Mills, Jackson Co MO buried Memorial Park Cem Kansas City; married Belle b. MO abt 1887; son LaVern/Vern 1911, Charles 1917, Katharine 1921. Belle was possibly Jennie Bell Morris as Thomas T Hopkins married Jennie B Morris in Jackson Co in 1908.
daughter Mary Sue Hopkins F Missouri Dec 1883

name: Fannie Brown
death date: 19 Apr 1930
death place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
gender: Female
race: White
death age: 45 years 4 months 3 days
estimated birth date:
birth date: 16 Dec 1884
birthplace: Texas
marital status: Married
spouse's name: S. W Brown
father's name: J. W. F Smith
father's birthplace: Texas
mother's name: Mattie Hopkins
mother's birthplace: Texas
occupation: Housewife
place of residence:
burial place: Alanreed, Tex.
burial date: 22 Apr 1930
additional relatives:
film number: 2135274
digital film number: 4163816
image number: 3520
reference number: CN16913/16630

1880 Pct 5, Palo Pinto, Texas - 1910 JP 2 Eastland Co
self James B. Ames M 22 Texas, 1858
wife Frasier HOPKINS Ames F 22 Arkansas, 1858 parents NC
daughter Martha Ames F 0 Texas, 1880
son Frank C Ames 06 Jul 1890 - 04 Apr 1956 VA Hosp in Kerrville, Kerr Co buried Ames Cem in Ranger WW I Vet, widowed
son James Berton Ames 02 May 1895 Ranger TX - 06 Feb 1937 Ranger, Eastland Co wife Frona Alma CARR 04 Oct 1899 - 01 Jan 1970 Ranger buried Evergreen Cemetery.
daughter Ada Ames 1899

? ? ?
1860 Rusk Co TX
A A Ames 1825 TN
Catharine Ames 1828 GA
Novell Ames 1849 AL
William Ames 1857 TX
James Ames 1859 TX

1870 Parker Co TX - 1880 Precinct 5, Palo Pinto TX - 1900 JP 2 Ellis Co TX ; 1910 - 1920 Palo Pinto Co TX
self William Leander Blocker Arkansas, 16 June 1842 - 18 Feb 1922 Mineral Wells PP Co father David Blocker buried Union Hill in Mineral Wells, E L Blocker, Kaufman TX informant. They married abt 1867
wife Mason Ann/Mesona/Macie HOPKINS Blocker age 20 in 1870 born AR parents NC died 24 Mar 1923 buried Union Hill Cem transcription of cemetery record say born 22 Jul 1850 by 1900 there were 14 children of this marriage all living
daughter Flora A. Blocker Texas, 1867
daughter Annis/Anise M. Blocker Texas, 1870 married Green Lee Morgan son Oscar Morgan 1898 - 1972 Mineral Wells
daughter Anna Laura Blocker Texas, Mar 1871 married (Norman) George Sirpless b. IL 1859 he died in Scurry 26 Apr 1918; son Millard Sirpless b. 22 May 1891 Scurry, Kaufman Co died 05 Mar 1974 Corpus Christi Texas; siblings Elva, Elcie C and James W Sirpless 1898-1979. Anna Laura died before 1910 and George married a Mattie Russell b. VA 1874 and lived in Kaufman Co 1910; Quinton T Sirpless 1900-1998 Kaufman Co, Oran Sirpless 1903. Mattie Sirpless was living in Kaufman Co 1920 with a Sallie Slaughter. James William Sirpless reappears in Kaufman Co in 1940 married Thelma Flora Flowers.
daughter Harriett E. "Hattie" Blocker Texas, 1872 ? married Jesse Wallace 17 Mar 1891 Kaufman Co
son George Walker Blocker Parker Co Texas, 1874 married Mary Emma "Dollie" LEWIS lived in Ellis, PP and Young counties.
daughter Martha E "Mattie" Blocker Texas, 1876 married George G Maddox 10 Sept 1891 Kaufman Co moved to Coryell Co before moving to Palo Pinto Co by 1920; Martha E Maddox 17 Feb 1876 TX - 14 Aug 1945 Mineral Wells buried Union Hill Cem with G G Maddox 1870 - 1942.
daughter Jane/Jennie Angela Blocker GRIZZARD b.Whitt Texas, 11 Mar 1876/77 - 07 Mar 1914 Mineral Wells (from childbirth) buried Willow Pond Cem married John L A Grizzard from AR 01 Apr 1897 Kaufman Co lived in PP Co 1910 with 6 children son Tinner 1898, son Joseph H "Joe " 1901 moved Fort Worth married a Hight, son Evart 11 Nov 1904 PP Co, son James Weldon 06 Aug 1908 - 12 Apr 1947 Los Angeles CA , dtr Tressie 1908 -1939 Austin TX frm TB and is buried at the Austin State School Cem, dtr Jannie 1909. John L A Grizzard died in Palo Pinto 11 Jan 1919.
dtr Frasier/Frazier Belle Blocker ANDREWS Texas, 1879 - 12 Jul 1942 Fort Worth married William A Andrews 18 June 1896 Kaufman Co lived in Ellis Co 1900 - 1910 no known children
son Egbert Leander "Lee" Blocker 04 Jan 1881 - 30 Jan 1957 Fort Worth lived in Kaufman Co 1900 - 1920 wife Fannie Louise Richards b. AL whom he married by 1900 was divorced from at the time of his death. He is buried Union Hill in PP Co
dtr Alice Eldora Blocker LOCKE 1883 - 1966 Mineral Wells married Jesse Q Locke 1877 - 1967 both buried Union Hill
son William Morgan Blocker 27 Apr 1885 - 19 Dec 1959 Palo Pinto Co buried Willow Pond Cem
son Robert Lee Blocker 1887 Whitt, Parker Co - 05 Nov 1972 Mineral Wells
dtr Myrtle Blocker BROCK 06 Feb 1889 Kaufman Co - 13 Dec 1937 Wichita Falls lived in Jolly TX buried Burkburnett
dtr Macie Gwendolyn Blocker PENNINGTON 09 Jul 1891 Scurry TX - 25 Jan 1968 Fort Worth buried Union Hill Cem in PP Co with Noel B Pennington 1881 - 1957

name: Mrs. M. A. Blocker (son E L Blocker informant)
death date: 24 Nov 1923
death place: Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, Texas
gender: Female
race: white
death age: 73 years 4 months 2 days
estimated birth date:
birth date: 22 Jul 1850
birthplace: Crowleys Ridge, Ark.
marital status: Widowed
spouse's name:
father's name: Jimmie Hopkins
father's birthplace:
mother's name: Mason
mother's birthplace:
occupation: Housekeeper
place of residence:
cemetery: Union Hill
burial place:
burial date: 25 Nov 1923
additional relatives:
film number: 2074923
digital film number: 4167229
image number: 1558
reference number: 33498
Citing this Record
"Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch (

name: Infant Grizzard
death date: 08 Feb 1914
death place: Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, Texas
gender: Male
death age: 4 days
estimated birth date:
birth date: 08 Feb 1914
birthplace: Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, Texas
marital status: Single
spouse's name:
father's name: G. L. Gizzard
father's birthplace: Arkansas
mother's name: Miss Jenne Blacker
mother's birthplace: Parker County, Texas
place of residence:
cemetery: Willow Pond
burial place:
burial date: 12 Feb 1914
additional relatives:
film number: 2051077
digital film number: 4165769
image number: 96
reference number:

1880 Precinct 5, Palo Pinto, Texas, United - 1920 Eastland Co TX
self Calvary Morris Linscott M 34 Ohio, 04 Dec 1845 - 24 Aug 1922 Eastland Co resident of Eastland Co 11 yrs 8 mos buried Ames Cemetery
wife Margrett HOPKINS Linscott F 28 Arkansas, 1852 parents NC
son Calvary A. Linscott M 0 Texas, 1880 died ?
. . .you can see a photo of C M & Maggie Linscott's tombstone under the Bachhofer family tree owned by abachhoferII

1900 Pampa GRAY Co TX - 1940
head Henry B Lovett Texas 21 Sept 1858 - 25 Jan 1940 Pampa son of Ely Lovett and Mary Bell
wife Fannie M HOPKINS Lovett Texas 08 Feb 1865 or 1866 - 02 Oct 1949 Pampa death certificate says father James Hopkins mother Martha Hale buried Miami Cemetery in Miami TX; Mrs. Clyde Yoes informant
daughter Mattie B Lovett Texas Feb 1887 only child died 1904 of typhoid fever (biography of Henry Bell Lovett in 1929 Mattie Velma Brown, niece age 9, went to live with the Lovett's who married Wm Clyde Yoes b. OK 13 June 1911 of Hollis, Harmon Co OK lived in Amarillo in 1940 and had Wm Henry Yoes 17 Mar 1941 Potter County. Mattie Velma Brown born 05 Aug 1920 died 02 Aug 2009 in Amarillo, she was Fannie E Smith's daughter. In 1930 census in Pampa, Mattie Brown age 9 living with S W Brown, married male born TN 1876 as his niece she is then living with Fannie Lovett in 1940 census. S W Brown was listed as spouse of Fannie Brown.
mother of Henry was Mary E Colby Tennessee Jan 1839

Edward William/William Edward Yoes Apr 1875 TN wife Myrtle 1880 TN parents of Wm Clyde Yoes

1900 + Gray County Texas
head James Alvin Hopkins Jr July 1862 TX married 1895 died 1911 - 1920
wife Maggie "HOLMAN" Hopkins 08 Aug 1879 Crawford Co AR - 01 Sept 1946 Pampa father John Hollman mother Calhesine Hunt buried in Clarendon TX; Mrs. Rufus McConell informant of Pampa.
dtr Bessie E Hopkins Jul 1895
dtr Willie Catherine Hopkins 28 Sept 1897 - 03 Dec 1987 married Rufus/Roger Stanley McConnell b. Lamar CoTX 18 Oct 1891 died 1968 in Pampa buried Fairview Cem; children: James Gordon McConnell 1918, John Edwin McConnell 1923, Glenn Roger McConnell 18 Nov 1930 Gray Co - 11 Jan 1988
dtr Lucille Hopkins May 1900
son J. Siler Hopkins 03 June 1903 Leflor TX - 19 Apr 1952 Pampa buried Fairview Cem wife Thelma Lorane Gatlin; children Jimmie Charles 25 Oct 39, married Sherilan Sue Sikes their dtr Melinda or Elinda Gail 12 Oct 1966 Gray Co
dtr Frances Hopkins 1906
son John Beverly Hopkins 01 Oct 1908 Pampa - 30 Apr 1931 Hendrick Laws Sant. El Paso Co buried Clarendon TX died from TB
son James Alvin Hopkins 21 May 1911 Jack Co - 08 Feb 1949 Pampa buried Fairview Cem wife Addie Lee Covington; children: Martha Ann 01 Jan 32 Gray Co, Virginia Kay 16 Jul 41.

1900 Gray Co TX
head Joseph W Smith Georgia March 1844
wife Martha E Smith Arkansas Dec 1856 said parents b. SC bore 2 children 1 living
daughter Fannie E Smith Texas Dec 1884

1940 Alanreed, JP 4, Gray Co TX
name: Sam W Brown
titles & terms:
event: Census
event year: 1940
event place: Alanreed, Justice Precinct 4, Gray, Texas, United States
gender: Male
age: 64
marital status: Widowed
race (original):
race (standardized): White
relationship to head of household (original):
relationship to head of household (standardized): Head
birthplace: Tennessee
estimated birth year: 1876
residence in 1935: Same House
enumeration district number: 90-14
family number: 97
sheet number and letter: 5B
line number: 64
nara publication number: T627
nara roll number: 4042
digital folder number: 005456962
image number: 00599

name: Samuel Walter Brown
death date: 14 Oct 1952
death place: Alanreed, Gray, Texas
gender: Male
race: White
death age: 77 years 8 days
estimated birth date:
birth date: 06 Oct 1875
birthplace: Tenn.
marital status: Married
spouse's name:
father's name: Jordon Brown
father's birthplace: Tenn.
mother's name: Ann Saunders
mother's birthplace: Tenn.
occupation: Rancher
place of residence: Alanreed, Gray, Texas
cemetery: Alanreed
burial place: Alanreed, Texas
burial date: 15 Oct 1952
additional relatives: Mrs. S W Brown informant
film number: 2113629
digital film number: 4167249
image number: 3279
reference number: cn 49019

name: Sam Brown
1920 residence: , Gray, Texas
estimated birth year: 1876
age: 44
birthplace: Tennessee
relationship to head of household: Self
gender: Male
race: White
marital status: Married
father's birthplace: Tennessee
mother's birthplace: Tennessee
film number: 1821808
digital folder number: 4390415
image number: 00053
sheet number: 3
self Sam Brown M 44y Tennessee
wife Anna Brown F 36y Texas
mother in law Mattie Smith F 64y Arkansas parents born NC

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