Eliza Hooper

Brief Life History of Eliza

When Eliza Hooper was born on 26 August 1838, in Brixton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Hooper, was 27 and her mother, Jane Jackman, was 32. She married Gustav Klein on 30 September 1864, in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Brightstone, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 16 March 1917, in Stansbury, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 78, and was buried in Stansbury Cemetery, Stansbury, South Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Gustav Klein
Eliza Hooper
Marriage: 30 September 1864
William Henry Klein
Caroline Klein
Eliza Jane Klein
Albert Klein
Charles Klein
Amelia Klein
Edith Maria Klein
Elizabeth Jane Klein

Sources (4)

  • Eliza Hooper in household of James Hooper, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Eliza Hooper, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Eliza Hooper in household of James Hooper, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

World Events (8)


George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.


Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.


End of transportation to Western Australia.

Name Meaning

English (southwestern): occupational name for a cooper, someone who fitted wooden or metal hoops on wooden casks and barrels, or a barrel-maker, from Middle English hoper, an agent derivative of hop ‘hoop, band’. Compare Cooper .

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

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