Husband: John A. Hopkins (1 2)
Born: 1829 in Rockaway Twsp, Morris, NJ
Married: 1856 in Lyonsville, Rockaway twsp, Morris, NJ
Died: 30 Sep 1906 in NJ
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Wife: Elizabeth DeMouth (3 4 5)
Born: 1833 in Rockaway , Morris, New Jersey (6)
Died: 02 Mar 1896 in Rockaway , Morris, New Jersey (7)
Father: James DeMouth
Mother: Elizabeth Lozaw
Spouses:
Children
01 (F): Louisa Hopkins (9)
Born: 06 Apr 1859 in NJ
Died:
Spouses: William C. Smith
02 (M): Silas Hopkins (10)
Born: 30 Dec 1862 in NJ
Died:
Spouses:
03 (F): Annie Hopkins (11)
Born: 20 Nov 1865 in NJ
Died:
Spouses:
04 (F): Fanny Hopkins (12)
Born: 30 Dec 1868 in NJ
Died:
Spouses:
05 (M): Jesse Hopkins (13)
Born: 09 Apr 1871 in NJ
Died: 1899
Spouses:
06 (M): John Hopkins, Jr (14)
Born: 09 Jun 1874
Died: 1896
Spouses:
07 (M): William Hopkins (15)
Born: 09 Mar 1879 in NJ
Died: 30 Nov 1931
Spouses: Lena Scanlon
Additional Information

John A. Hopkins:

Buried: Marcella Cemetery, Rockaway, Morris, NJ

Notes:

Civil War - Co. I 27th Reg. NJ Volunteers. John received a disability discharge. He was deafened by Typhoid fever while on guard and picket duty at Arlington Heights, Maryland Dec 1862 due to hardship and exposure.

Elizabeth DeMouth:

Cause of Death: typhoid fever

Buried: Marcella Union Cemetery, Marcella, Rockaway, Morris, New Jersey 8

(02) Silas Hopkins:

Buried: Marcella Union Cemetery, Marcella, Rockaway, Morris, New Jersey

(05) Jesse Hopkins:

Buried: Marcella Union Cemetery, Marcella, Rockaway, Morris, New Jersey

(06) John Hopkins, Jr:

Buried: Marcella Union Cemetery, Marcella, Rockaway, Morris, New Jersey

Footnotes
  1. Lonnie DeMouth McManus .
  2. Lois Wells Wilson, edited by Warren E. Wilson, 1989, Family History of the Ancestors of Lois Eleanor Wells.

    John A. Hopkins

    John was born in 1829 in Rockaway Twp., New Jersey. Parents names not known. He died September 30, 1906 and is buried in the Marcella Cemetery, Marcella, Rockaway Twp., NJ.

    He married Elizabeth Demouth in 1856 at Lyonville, Rockaway Twp., N.J. She was born in 1833 place and parents not known. She died March 2, 1896 and is buried in the Marcella Cemetery, Marcella, Rockaway Twp., NJ.

    Their children
    1. Louisa Hopkins, B. 4-6-1859 M. William C. Smith
    2. Silas Hopkins, B. 12-30-1862
    3. Annie Hopkins B. 11-20-1865
    4. Fanny Hopkins B. 12-30-1868
    5. Jesse Hopkins B. 4-9-1871
    6. Janie (John Jr.) B. 6-9-1874



    John enrolled Sept.3, 1862 in Newark, NJ and was mustered in Sept. 19, 1862 at Camp Frelinghuysen, NJ as a
    private in Company I-27th N.J.V.

    He was discharged Feb. 5, 1863 at Baltimore, MD. John stood 5'11 1/2" tall and had a rudy complexion, with black hair and blue eyes.

    His occupation was listed as being a bloomer at a forge. Later he was a miner blacksmith.

    John became disabled by typhoid fever followed by deafness, rendering him quite hard of hearing. This was contracted while at Arlington Heights, Maryland on or aobut Dec. 10, 1862. Contracted while on guard duty and pickett duty caused by exposure and hardship.

    He received a pension #3098-123.

    From Rockaway NJ Notes
    R.A. Illig

    [This source cites "Rockaway NJ Notes" by R. A. Illig for information on the Hopkins family.]

  3. Census, Federal - 1850 - Morris Co., NJ, Rockaway Twsp.
  4. Lonnie DeMouth McManus .
  5. Lois Wells Wilson, edited by Warren E. Wilson, 1989, Family History of the Ancestors of Lois Eleanor Wells.
  6. Census, Federal - 1850 - Morris Co., NJ, Rockaway Twsp.
  7. Lonnie DeMouth McManus .

    [received 13 Jan 2006]

  8. Ibid.

    [received 13 Jan 2006]

  9. Lois Wells Wilson, edited by Warren E. Wilson, 1989, Family History of the Ancestors of Lois Eleanor Wells.
  10. Ibid.
  11. Ibid.
  12. Ibid.
  13. Ibid.
  14. Ibid.
  15. Ibid.
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