Ellmer R. Hopkins

4 October 1883–20 April 1957 (Age 73)
Medina, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ellmer R.

When Ellmer R. Hopkins was born on 4 October 1883, in Medina, Ohio, United States, his father, Harvey Hopkins, was 42 and his mother, Martha Jane Graham, was 42. He married Floy O Eaken on 26 December 1907, in Medina, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Lafayette Township, Medina, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 20 April 1957, in Medina, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Spring Grove Cemetery, Medina, Medina, Ohio, United States.

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Ellmer R. Hopkins
Floy O Eaken
Marriage: 26 December 1907
Pauline Eleanor Hopkins
Elsie Hopkins
Clinton Hopkins
Dennis Hopkins
Clara Hopkins
Lawrence Hopkins
Melvin Hopkins
Crellen Hopkins
Virginia B. Hopkins

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26 December 1907
Medina, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 20

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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)

  • Elmer Hopkins in household of Harvey Hopkins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elmer R Hopkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elmer Hopkins, "United States Census, 1920"

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