Letitia Jane Clendenin

2 February 1824–3 August 1902 (Age 78)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Letitia Jane

When Letitia Jane Clendenin was born on 2 February 1824, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, David Clendenin, was 42 and her mother, Mary Patterson, was 34. She married William Logan Hopper on 17 September 1852. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Monmouth, Warren, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 3 August 1902, in Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Monmouth, Warren, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Logan Hopper
1830–1895
Letitia Jane Clendenin
1824–1902
Marriage: 17 September 1852
Mary Eva Hopper
1854–1910
Harrison Clendenin Hopper
1855–1918
Harriet Bell Hopper
1857–
William Hopper
1857–
Mary E Hopper
1859–
Charles L. Hopper
1861–1937
Francis Gardner Hopper
1867–1909

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 September 1852
children

(7)

    Mary Eva Hopper

    Female1854–1910Female

    Harrison Clendenin Hopper

    Male1855–1918Male

    Harriet Bell Hopper

    Female1857–Female

    William Hopper

    Male1857–Male

    Mary E Hopper

    Female1859–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 6

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 22

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Glendenning .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lettitia ? Clendenin in household of James P Ewing, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Letitia J Clendinson in household of R G Clendenning, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Latecia J Hopper in household of Wm L Hopper, "United States Census, 1860"

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