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Marriage: Children:
  1. Samuel Hopkins: Birth: ABT 1777 in Pa..

  2. Joseph Hopkins: Birth: 14 APR 1780 in Pa.. Death: 7 MAR 1835 in Antis Twp., Huntingdon Co., Pa.

  3. Jonathan Hopkins: Birth: 14 FEB 1782 in Clearfield Co., Pa.. Death: 26 APR 1865 in Johnson Co., Iowa

  4. Benjamin Hopkins: Birth: ABT 1783 in Lancaster Co., Pa.. Death: NOV 1840 in Antis Twp., Blair Co., Pa.

  5. Elizabeth E. Hopkins: Birth: ABT 1788 in Pa.. Death: AFT 1825

  6. Mary Hopkins: Birth: 8 OCT 1790 in Chester Co., Pa.. Death: 17 JAN 1875 in Tyrone, Blair Co., Pa.

  7. Emily Hopkins: Birth: ABT 1792 in Chester Co., Pa..

  8. James Hopkins: Birth: 6 SEP 1792 in Pa.. Death: 1 NOV 1828 in Pa.


Notes
a. Note:   Found in a library book of "The History of Blair County Pennsylvania" 1808 James served as overseer of the poor; 1810 James served as supervisor 1810-1850 James owned 70 acres valued at $170.00 1821 James served as overseer of the poor
  Found in "THE HISTORY OF BLAIR COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA" 1824 Mary Ann Forge Cemetery, Antes, Twp., Blair Co., Pa. There is a head stone for Old Mr. and Mrs. Hopkins. No first names or dates and says that believed to be the parents of James, Sr.
  From Sandy Mackley; James was a sergeant in the Dragoons in Pennsylvania line, per Bounty Land Warrant #9618 for 100 acres, issued on August 26, 1789 and assigned to James Gray. Noted at bottom of card "The information concerning the issuance of warrants on this form is found in volumes 2 to 4 of "Land Warrants Issued Prior to 1800" which are registers of bounty land warrants issued to non-commisioned officers and privates under congressional resolutions of September 16, 1776, and subsequent dates. Other records relative the applications for warrants appear to have been destroyed in the War Department fire of November 6, 1800. Information concerning warrants surrendered to the Federal Government is found in General Land Office records in the National Archives. From Lynda Wilson Barlow, desc of Benjamin, James was of Irish origin, owned a farm near Bellwood, Pa. (Blair co.) just north of Altoona. Will: November 1828, Huntingdon Co., Pa.
  From Michael David Hopkins James was a sergeant in the Dragoons in Pennsylvania line, per Bounty Land Warrant #9618 for 100 acres, issued on August 26, 1789 and assigned to James Gray.


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