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WILLIAM HOPKINSON, b. abt 1804 Eng., m. ANN PEARCE, b. abt. 1810 Eng. E-Quebec
Posted by: Jacqueline Sleeper Russell (ID *****0541) Date: October 02, 2005 at 13:00:49
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"District of St. Francis from the Church Records of sixteen religious denominations, catholics not included, 1815-1879" published by the Eastern Townships Genealogical Society, Sherbrooke.
DEATH
HOPKINSON, ANN PEARCE (F) 60 years Sherbrooke
16-10-1870 / 18-10-1870 P: ( ) M:
Anglican CONJ: W. HOPKINSON
Sherbrooke TEM: ( ) & ( ) <My Note: born abt. 1810>
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"District of St. Francis from the Church Records of sixteen religious denominations, catholics not included, 1815-1879" published by the Eastern Townships Genealogical Society, Sherbrooke.
DEATH
HOPKINSON, WILLIAM (M) 68 years
24-07-1872 / 26-07-1872 P: ( ) M:
Anglican CONJ: ( )
Sherbrooke TEM: ( ) & ( ) <My Note: born abt. 1804>
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ST. PETERS Cemetery, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

Burial:

HOPKINSON,WILLIAM

WILLIAM HOPKINSON, Senior, died in the 68th year of his age on Wednesday the twenty fourth day of July one thousand and eight hundred seventy two (24th July 1872) and was buried on the Friday next following in presence of the (subscribing?) witness.

by MR. C. P. REID,
Minister
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HOPKINSON : Microfilm 162/2 Index St. Francis, Quebec (non-Catholic):
deaths:
- WILLIAM, d. 24 Jul 1872, 68 ys, p.10, St. Peterís Anglican, Sherbrooke
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Mackay, Robert W. Stuart
The Canada directory : Sherbrooke Quebec Pub: Montreal: J. Lovell, 1851, 684 pgs.
SHERBROOKE
Page 354.
HOPKINSON, W., bailiff, Wellington st.
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1871 SHERBROOKE QUEBEC 592 DIRECTORY (Province)
HOPKINSON, HENRY, carpenter, KING St.
HOPKINSON, WILLIAM, storekeeper, cor. KING & BELVEDERE Sts.
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ST. PETERS Cemetery, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

Burial
HOPKINSON, ANN

ANN PEARCE , aged 60 years wife of W. HOPKINSON of Sherbrooke, trader, died on Sunday the Sixteenth day of October, one thousand and eight hundred and seventy (16th Oct. 1870) and was buried on the Tuesday next following.

By MR. C. P. REID
Minister
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Known children of this couple:
HENRY JONATHAN HOPKINSON
WILLIAM CUELL HOPKINSON, twins b. London, 1830.
others are thought to be:
VICTORIA, FREDERICK & EDWARD & possibly CLARISSA.
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Excerpt from son HENRY JONATHAN HOPKINSON's obituary:

Deceased, who was 89 years of age was born in London, England, son of the late WILLIAM HOPKINSON, who came to Canada as a representative of the British-American Land Company to assist in opening up the country. Later, when he settled in Sherbrooke, he went into business, and his son HENRY became an expert cabinet maker and carpenter, and indispensable vocation in a new community.


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