When William Henry Hopkins was born on 25 September 1872, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, his father, Edward Holston Hopkins, was 26 and his mother, Mary Ella Mullinnix, was 25. He had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Mabel Rosalie Smith. He lived in Central, Pickens, South Carolina, United States in 1880. He died on 21 October 1921, in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States.
English and Welsh (Glamorgan): variant of Hopkin with genitival or excrescent -s. In Ireland, where the name is also frequent, it is sometimes Gaelicized as Mac Oibicín.
History: Stephen Hopkins (c. 1580–1644) was a pilgrim on the Mayflower in 1620 and one of the founders of Plymouth Colony. At his death he left seven children and eighteen grandchildren.
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