Elizabeth Hopkins

1758–24 June 1818 (Age 60)
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Hopkins was born in 1758, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, her father, John H. Hopkins, was 31 and her mother, Eleanor Wallace, was 36. She married Col William Wallace on 15 June 1779, in Frederick Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 24 June 1818, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Col William Wallace
1750–1821
Elizabeth Hopkins
1758–1818
Marriage: 15 June 1779
Eleanor Wallace
1780–
Frances Wallace
1782–1865
George Bentley Wallace
1784–
Margaret Wallace
1786–1813
Martha Wallace
1788–1855
William Wallace
1790–1820

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 June 1779
Frederick Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(6)

    Eleanor Wallace

    Female1780–Female

    Frances Wallace

    Female1782–1865Female

    George Bentley Wallace

    Male1784–Male

    Female1786–1813Female

    Martha Wallace

    Female1788–1855Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 18

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 18

Maryland is the 7th state.
1789

Age 31

George Washington elected first president of United States.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Elizabeth Hopkins, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"

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