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Stephen Hopkins, Sr

Birthplace: Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Hopkins, of the Hartford Colony and Jane Wolterton
Husband of Dorcas Hopkins; Mary Hopkins and Dorcas Bronson Hopkins
Father of Ebenezer Hopkins; Dorcas Hopkins; John Hopkins, Lieutenant; Stephen Hopkins, Jr; Ebenezer Hopkins and 3 others
Brother of Bethia Stocking

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About Stephen Hopkins, Sr

Stephen HOPKINS was born about 1635 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. (12464) He died in Oct 1689 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT. (12465) He had an estate probated on 6 Nov 1689 in Hartford, Hartford Co., CT.(12466) He was a Grist Mill operator.(12467) Parents: John HOPKINS and Jane (Mrs. John Hopkins).

"Stephen HOPKINS is the Son of John Hopkins and Jane Strong. NOTE: The identity of John Hopkins's wife as Jane Strong of Chardstock, Dorset, England, daughter of Thomas & Joanna Bagge, is controversial. While there are records pointing to Jane STRONG as his wife, there is no strong evidence proving or disproving Jane's Maiden Name.

In 1656-1657 Stephen HOPKINS was made a freeman of Hartford, Hartford Co, CT.

Stephen HOPKINS marr abt 1657 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT Dorcas BRONSON and had 6 children.

In 1668 & 1672 Stephen HOPKINS was chosen townsman of Hartford, Hartford Co, CT.

In 1680 Stephen HOPKINS erected a grist mill for the inhabitants of Mattatuck (now Waterbury), New Haven Co, CT. He did not move there, he stayed in Hartford, Hartford Co, CT, but he sent his son John HOPKINS to operate this mill.

In 1689 The Will of Stephen HOPKINS was proved and inventoried." per

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Stephen Hopkins, Sr's Timeline

September 25, 1631
Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA
Age 3
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Age 25
Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
Age 28
Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
November 19, 1663
Age 32
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
Age 31
Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)
July 6, 1668
Age 36
Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA
July 1668
Age 36
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Age 38
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Age 38
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA