Clarinda Carpenter

6 July 1817–19 April 1892 (Age 74)
Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life of Clarinda

When Clarinda Carpenter was born on 6 July 1817, in Onondaga, New York, United States, her father, Stephen Carpenter, was 21 and her mother, Hannah Scovil, was 21. She married John Hopkins on 8 November 1848, in Huron, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Ripley Township, Huron, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 19 April 1892, in Huron, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Edwards Grove Cemetery, Greenwich, Huron, Ohio, United States.

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John Hopkins
Clarinda Carpenter
Marriage: 8 November 1848
Lovica Clorinda Hopkins
George Allen Hopkins
William Stephen Hopkins

Spouse and Children

8 November 1848
Huron, Ohio, United States



    George Allen Hopkins


    William Stephen Hopkins


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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Age 13

Find a Grave Memorials shows that the earliest burial in this cemetery was in 1830. Jane Smith BIRTH unknown DEATH 9 Jun 1830 BURIAL Edwards Grove Cemetery Greenwich, Huron County, Ohio, USA MEMORIAL ID 145617610 · View Source

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Domida Hopkins in household of John Hopkins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Clorinda Hopkins in household of John Hopkins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clorinda Hopkins in household of John Hopkins, "United States Census, 1860"

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