Satira Jane Hopkins

1830–1880 (Age 50)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Satira Jane

When Satira Jane Hopkins was born about 1830, in Illinois, United States, her father, Stephen Hopkins, was 45 and her mother, Mary Adamson, was 39. She married John Michael Tedrick Jr. on 27 November 1848, in Fayette, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Hurricane Township, Fayette, Illinois, United States in 1860 and Seminary Township, Fayette, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died after 1880, in Fayette, Illinois, United States, at the age of 51.

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Satira Jane Hopkins
John Michael Tedrick Jr.
Marriage: 27 November 1848
William Tetrick
Elizabeth Tedrick

Spouse & Children

  • Female1830–1880Female

  • John Michael Tedrick Jr.


27 November 1848
Fayette, Illinois, United States


  • William Tetrick


  • Elizabeth Tedrick


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Black Hawk War

Age 2

"The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."

Age 16

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • [illegible] Snider in household of John Snider, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Satira Snyder in household of John Snyder, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Satira Tetrick in household of John Tetrick, "United States Census, 1850"

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