Margaret Alice Hooper

17 November 1855–4 April 1944 (Age 88)
Tuckasegee, Jackson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Margaret Alice

When Margaret Alice Hooper was born on 17 November 1855, in Tuckasegee, Jackson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Rev. William Burke Hooper, was 33 and her mother, Susannah Emmaline Slatton, was 23. She married John Anderson Woodring on 6 March 1885, in Jackson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Noble Township, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States in 1900 and Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. She died on 4 April 1944, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

John Anderson Woodring
Margaret Alice Hooper
Marriage: 6 March 1885
Otto Woodring
Eliza Coralee Woodring
Susan E. Woodring
Allie May Woodring

Spouse and Children

6 March 1885
Jackson, North Carolina, United States


    Otto Woodring


    Eliza Coralee Woodring


    Susan E. Woodring



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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 7

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 26

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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 (3)

  • Margaret A in household of Wm B, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Allie M Woodring in household of John Woodring, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alice A Woodring in household of John A Woodring, "United States Census, 1910"

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