Edgar Ormond Hooper

10 April 1916–22 October 2001 (Age 85)
Stumpy Point, Dare, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Edgar Ormond

When Edgar Ormond Hooper was born on 10 April 1916, in Stumpy Point, Dare, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Edgar Hooper, was 26 and his mother, Ann Miller, was 19. He married Laura Mae Powers on 24 April 1948, in Raleigh Township, Wake, North Carolina, United States. He lived in Croatan Township, Dare, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Buxton, Dare, North Carolina, United States in 2001. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 22 October 2001, in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Miller Family Cemetery, Buxton, Dare, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edgar Ormond Hooper
1916–2001
Laura Mae Powers
1922–1997
Marriage: 24 April 1948

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 April 1948Raleigh Township, Wake, North Carolina, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1917
    Age 1
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
    1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility
    Age 1
    Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
    1941
    Age 25
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for someone who fitted wooden or metal hoops on wooden casks and barrels, from an agent derivative of Middle English hoop ‘hoop’, ‘band’.

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

    Sources (15)

    • Edgar Hooper in household of John Hooper, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Edgar Hooper in household of John Hooper, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Edgar O Hooper in household of John E Hooper, "United States Census, 1920"

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