Daniel Hoopes

24 April 1796–22 November 1872 (Age 76)
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Hoopes was born on 24 April 1796, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Moses Hoopes, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Craig, was 28. He married Elizabeth Hollingsworth on 17 February 1820, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 22 November 1872, in Carrollton, Carroll, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Minerva Cemetery, Minerva Junction, Carroll, Ohio, United States.

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Daniel Hoopes
Elizabeth Hollingsworth
Marriage: 17 February 1820
Abner Hollingsworth Hoopes
Phebe Ann Hoopes
George Hoopes
Enos Hoopes
Marshall Hoopes
William Hoopes
Thomas S Hoopes
Staman Tobias Hoop

Spouse and Children

17 February 1820
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States


+3 More Children

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+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 4

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 16

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 23

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Dutch Hoop 1.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Hoopes, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • David Hoopes, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Daniel Hoopes, "Find A Grave Index"

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