Elizabeth Garrett Hoopes

8 September 1817–24 September 1846 (Age 29)
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Garrett

When Elizabeth Garrett Hoopes was born on 8 September 1817, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, George Hoopes, was 31 and her mother, Albina Woodward, was 28. She married David Brinton on 22 February 1844, in Nauvoo Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 24 September 1846, in Community Church, Holt, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Community Church, Holt, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Brinton
Elizabeth Garrett Hoopes
Marriage: 22 February 1844
Robert Hoopes Brinton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1844Nauvoo Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Illinois is the 21st state.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

    Name Meaning

    Variant of Hopes or Hoops .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Garrett Hoopes Brinton (8 September 1817 – 24 September 1846)

    Daughter of George Hoopes and Albina Woodward Married: David Brinton, 22 Feb 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=38089783)

    Sources (9)

    • 1840 U.S. Census, population schedule: Elizabeth Garrett Hoopes
    • Marriages in the Nauvoo Region, 1839-1845
    • Elizabeth Garrett Hoopes Brinton, "Find A Grave Index"

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