Edith Geneva Hopkins

15 June 1909–23 December 2009 (Age 100)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Edith Geneva

When Edith Geneva Hopkins was born on 15 June 1909, in Oklahoma, United States, her father, Albert Lee Hopkins, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Effie Doles, was 24. She married Thomas Herman Beaver on 11 June 1927, in McDonald, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Center Township, McDonald, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Elk Horn Township, McDonald, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 December 2009, in Neosho, Newton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 100, and was buried in Owsley Union Cemetery, Longview, McDonald, Missouri, United States.

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Thomas Herman Beaver
Edith Geneva Hopkins
Marriage: 11 June 1927
Wilma Lea Beaver
Norman Eugene Beaver

Spouse and Children

11 June 1927
McDonald, Missouri, United States


    Wilma Lea Beaver


    Norman Eugene Beaver


Parents and Siblings

    Albert Lee Hopkins





    Mary Beatrice Hopkins



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · State Capital Moves to Oklahoma City

Age 1

The state capital of Oklahoma moved from Guthrie to Oklahoma City on June 10, 1910. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Jeneva G Beavers in household of Tommy H Beavers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edith G Beaver in household of Tomey H Beaver, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edith Hopkins in household of A L Hopkins, "United States Census, 1910"

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