William Musgrove Hopley (1770 - 1835)

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Birthplace: St. Martin Birmingham, Warwick, England
Death: Died in Somerset, South Africa
Occupation: The Hopleys were an established family from Kent in England with strong naval connections. They came to South Africa with the occupying British fleet in 1806 and settled in Cape Town as a school master. Fought with the English fleet and served with Sir
Managed by: Megan Hopley (nee Nicholls)
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About William Musgrove Hopley

From 'A concise history of Port Beaufort & White Sands (also known as Witsand) including Family Trees White Sands & Port Beaufort' written by John McGregor......wherein William's death was 1835

there are three William Musgrove Hopley's 1. born 1796 m to Aletta Alida Hurlingh 2. born 1826 son of above. 3. born 1853 son of Frederick Hurlingh Hopley (son of WMH 1796 and brother to 1826)

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William Musgrove Hopley's Timeline

1770
August 10, 1770
St. Martin Birmingham, Warwick, England
1796
1796
Age 25
Hampshire, England
1797
1797
Age 26
1801
1801
Age 30
1835
August 24, 1835
Age 65
Somerset, South Africa
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