Sarah Catherine Hopkins

1856–27 February 1932 (Age 76)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah Catherine

When Sarah Catherine Hopkins was born in 1856, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Henry N Hopkins, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Ann Bullock, was 21. She married Franklin Pierce Humphrey in 1876, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in District 2, Spencer, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Benton, Marshall, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 February 1932, in Marshall, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Benton, Marshall, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Pierce Humphrey
1852–1946
Sarah Catherine Hopkins
1856–1932
Marriage: 1876
Effa M Humphrey
1877–
Elden Ezra Humphrey
1879–1960
Sallie M Humphrey
1881–
Verda J Humphrey
1882–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1876
Kentucky, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Henry N Hopkins

    Male1829–1906Male

    Sarah Ann Bullock

    Female1835–1916Female

siblings

(9)

    George W. Hopkins

    Male1854–1905Male

    Female1856–1932Female

    John Burr Hopkins

    Male1859–1936Male

    Mary Hopkins

    Female1860–Female

    Margaret Lou ( Maggie) Hopkins

    Female1862–1942Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 5

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 20

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hopkin . The surname is widespread throughout southern and central England, but is at its most common in South Wales.2 Irish (County Longford and western Ireland): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Oibicín, itself a Gaelicized form of an Anglo-Norman name. In other parts of the country this name is generally of English origin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Hopkins in household of H N Hopkins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah C Humphrey in household of Mary Prudden, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah C Humphrey in household of F P Humphrey, "United States Census, 1920"

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