Mary Hopton

about 1600–1693 (Age 93)
Witham Friary, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Hopton was born about 1600, in Witham Friary, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Hopton, was 30 and her mother, Jane Kemeys, was 30. She married Henry Mackworth about 1619, in Normanton, Rutland, England. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1693, at the age of 93, and was buried in Empingham, Rutland, England.

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Family Time Line

Henry Mackworth
1593–1663
Mary Hopton
1600–1693
Marriage: about 1619
Thomas Mackworth
1620–1694
Robert Mackworth
1622–1718
Jane Hackworth
1622–
Henry Mackworth
1624–
Margaret Mackworth
1625–1707
Edmund Mackworth
1631–1661
Henry Mackworth
1627–
Gustavus Mackworth
1633–1659

Spouse and Children

    Henry Mackworth

    Male1593–1663Male

    Female1600–1693Female

MARRIAGE
about 1619
Normanton, Rutland, England
children

(8)

    Thomas Mackworth

    Male1620–1694Male

    Robert Mackworth

    Male1622–1718Male

    Jane Hackworth

    Female1622–Female

    Henry Mackworth

    Male1624–Male

    Margaret Mackworth

    Female1625–1707Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Female1594–1629Female

    Sir Ralph Hopton

    Male1596–1652Male

    Female1600–1693Female

    William Hopton

    Male1602–1623Male

    Female1604–1662Female

+4 More Children

World Events (4)

1600 · The Honourable East India Company

Age 0

The Honourable East India Company, a British joint-stock company, was established in 1600 for trade in the Indian Ocean region. At its height, the British East India Company had a private army which was twice the size of the British Army, ruled large sections of India, and revenues in the millions.
1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 20

"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."
1642 · The English Civil War

Age 42

A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Suffolk, and West Yorkshire, so named from Old English hop ‘valley among hills’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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