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
Sarah Catherine Hopkins
Marriage: 1876
Effa M Humphrey
Elden Ezra Humphrey
Sallie M Humphrey
Verda J Humphrey

Spouse and Children

Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Henry N Hopkins


    Sarah Ann Bullock




    George W. Hopkins



    John Burr Hopkins


    Mary Hopkins


    Margaret Lou ( Maggie) Hopkins


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 5

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

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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