Mary Adamson

1791–1840 (Age 49)
Stokes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Adamson was born about 1791, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jesse T. Adamson, was 33 and her mother, Mary Wells, was 34. She married Stephen Hopkins on 21 October 1806, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 10 daughters. She died in 1840, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

Mary Adamson
1791–1840
Stephen Hopkins
1785–1844
Marriage: 21 October 1806
Mary Ann Hopkins
1809–1853
John H Hopkins
1819–1857
Andrew Jesse Hopkins
1820–1846
William Hopkins
1821–1852
Charity Hopkins
1823–1855
Cynthia Hopkins
1825–1853
Satira Jane Hopkins
1830–1880
Rhoda Hopkins
1835–1863
Sarah Hopkins
1810–1875
Rebecca Hopkins
1813–1868
Margaret " Peggy" Hopkins
1818–1865
Stephen Hopkins
1827–1865
Betsey Ann Hopkins
1829–1853
Nancy Hopkins
1833–1853
Martin Albert Hopkins
1835–1865

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 October 1806
Wilson, Tennessee, United States
children

(15)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 0

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1792 · Capital City Moved

Age 1

New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.
1808

Age 17

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Common patronymic form of Adam , especially in Scotland, where the name is borne by a sept of clan McIntosh. In the U.S., this form may also have absorbed some patronymic forms of Adam in various other languages. Compare Adams .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Hopkins in entry for Stephen Hopkins, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"
  • Mary Hopkins in entry for William Hopkins, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"
  • Polly Adamson, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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