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BION HOPKINSON b. Sherbrooke Quebec 9-28-1857, d. Springfield MA 1942
Posted by: Jacqueline Sleeper Russell (ID *****0541) Date: November 12, 2004 at 11:11:15
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VITAL STATISTICS ON THE HOPKINSON FAMILY
listed in the six books on the District of St. Francis.
MARRIAGES:
William Cuell Hopkinson m: Clarina Howard Smith 14-04-1851, Wesleyan
Methodist, Sherbrooke, Que.
They had 7 children:
BIRTHS:
2. Bion " b: 28-09-1857, bapt. 07-11-1866 Presbyterian, Sherbrooke, Quebec,
Canada
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1881 Canadian Census
Bion HOPKINSON
Male
Other Information:
Birth Year <1858>
Birthplace Canada
Age 23
Occupation Machinist
Marital Status
Head of Household Bion HOPKINSON
Source Information:
Census Place Coaticook, Stanstead, Quebec
Family History Library Film 1375835
District 56
Sub-district G
Division 1
Page Number 41
Household Number 213
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1900 US Census
HOPKINSON, BEEN * note SHOULD be BION not BEEN
Massachusetts , HAMPDEN, 4-WD SPRINGFIELD, Age 41, Male, Race: White,
Born: CANA
Series: T623 Roll: 652 Page: 32
HOUSEHOLD:
HOPKINSON, BION head of household age 41 b. Sept 1859 Canada father b.
England mother b. Canada-Eng.
occupation cannot decipher)
HOPKINSON, ADDIE wife age 40 b. May 1860 b. Vermont both parents b. Vermont
married 16 years had one child not living at time of census
=============
1920 census
HOPKINSON, BION (1920 U.S. Census)
Massachusetts , HAMPDEN, 5-WD SPRINGFIELD, Age 62, Male, Race: White, Born:
CANA
Series: T625 Roll: 703 Page: 246
HOPKINSON, BION age 62 b. Canada father born England - mother born Vermont
(Occ: cannot decipher)
(note: emigrated to US in 1880 and was naturalized in 1890)
HOPKINSON, ADDIE L. wife age 59 - no occ. born Vermont and both parents born
Vermont
=================
1930 census
Hopkinson, Bion
Age: 72 State: Massachusetts
Birthplace: Canada County: Hampden
Race: White Township: Springfield
HOPKINSON, BION age 72 head of household occ: envelope manufacturer b.
Canada AND says both parents b. Canada
HOPKINSON, ADDIE C. age 69 wife no occ b. Vermont both parents b. Vermont
(b. abt. 1855)
lived on Union Street
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SPRINGFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY - 11-08-04 (from the year 1930 on Directory lookup)
Bion & wife Addie lived at 124 Byers St until Circa 1940 -moved to 141 School
St.
Between 1937-1938 Bion seems have sold his envelope Company-Eastern Envelope
Co, Addie continued to work at the compamy at 29 Worthington St for about 2
years as a clerk. By 1943 there is no listing for any Hopkinson at all.
=================
SPRINGFIELD CEMETERY information (over phone) 11-12-04
BION HOPKINSON died April 11, 1942
Burial - April 14, 1942 Age: 85
Cause - Hemiplegia
Lot: 3350 location: Betula Path Sec: 11N10 Lot owner: MRS. ADDY C. HOPKINSON
(Head - East) interred in WILBERT Vault
==========================
*** Looking for maiden name and parents for WIFE - ADDIE C. HOPKINSON.
SPRINGFIELD CEMETERY information (by phone) 11-12-04
ADDIE C. HOPKINSON - Widow of BION HOPKINSON
Date of Death: July 30, 1942
Date of Burial: Aug. 1, 1942
Age: 82-2-17 (??)
Cause: Cerebral Hemmorhage
Lot: 3350 Location: Betula Path Section: 11N10 Lot owner: MRS. ADDY C.
HOPKINSON
(Head-East - Interred in WILBERT Vault)
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