Henry Harvey Hooper

24 May 1882–15 July 1954 (Age 72)
Towns, Georgia, United States

The Life of Henry Harvey

When Henry Harvey Hooper was born on 24 May 1882, in Towns, Georgia, United States, his father, Levi Hooper Jr, was 32 and his mother, Samantha Theresa Burrell, was 24. He lived in San Anselmo, Marin, California, United States in 1930 and San Rafael Judicial Township, Marin, California, United States in 1940. He died on 15 July 1954, in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Belmont Memorial Park, Fresno, Fresno, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi Hooper Jr
Samantha Theresa Burrell
Lavator Hooper
Burton Jacob Hooper
Gartrell George Hooper
Henry Harvey Hooper
Margaret Hooper
Lucy Anne Hooper
Homer C Hooper
Edward Hooper
Lula Hooper

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 11

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who fitted wooden or metal hoops on wooden casks and barrels, from an agent derivative of Middle English hoop ‘hoop’, ‘band’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Harvey Hooper in household of Levi Hooper, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harvey D Hooper in household of Sarah Hooper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harvey Hooper, "United States Census, 1930"

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