Harriet Hopkins

18 June 1871–
Balsall Heath, Worcestershire, England

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Hopkins was born on 18 June 1871, in Balsall Heath, Worcestershire, England, her father, John Hopkins, was 36 and her mother, Mary Ann Locker, was 36. She married William Talbot on 22 April 1889, in Balsall Heath, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bury, Lancashire, England in 1901 and Birmingham, Warwickshire, England in 1911.

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Family Time Line

William Talbot
Harriet Hopkins
Marriage: 22 April 1889
Edith Talbot
William Talbot
Frank Edmund Talbot
Jessie Lillian Lavinia Talbot
George Talbot
Frances Talbot

Spouse and Children

22 April 1889
Balsall Heath, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    Mary Ann Hopkins



    Alice E Hopkins



    Edwin Hopkins


+14 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 9

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 13

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 33

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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)

  • Harriet Hopkins in household of John Hopkins, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Harriet Hopkins in household of John Hopkins, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Harriet Talbot in household of William Talbot, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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