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Stephen Hopkins, I

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Hopkins, of the Hartford Colony and Jane Wolterton
Husband of Dorcas Hopkins
Father of Dorcas Webster; Lt. John Hopkins; Stephen Hopkins, II; Ebenezer Hopkins; Joseph Hopkins and 2 others
Brother of Bethia Stocking
Half brother of Bethia Hopkins

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About Stephen Hopkins, I

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).

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~steeles/Steele/d85.htm#P1180

"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 findagrave.com


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.

About 1657 Stephen HOPKINS married.

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.

Stephen HOPKINS marr abt 1657 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT Dorcas BRONSON. 6 Children of Stephen HOPKINS and Dorcas BRONSON:

1. John HOPKINS b. 1662 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT marr Hannah STRONG.

2. Stephen HOPKINS b. 1663 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT marr 1st Sarah JUDD, marr 2nd Hannah STRONG.

3. Joseph HOPKINS b. abt 1658 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT Hannah PECK. Widow Hannah Peck marr 2nd John PORTER.

4. Dorcas HOPKINS b. abt 1660 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT marr Deacon Jonathan WEBSTER. Widow Deacon Jonathan WEBSTER marr 2nd Mary JUDD.

5. Ebenezer HOPKINS b. 1668 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT marr Mary BUTLER.

6. Mary HOPKINS b. 1670 Hartford, Hartford Co, CT marr Captain Samuel SEDGWICK Sr.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=53262053

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Stephen Hopkins, I's Timeline

1631
September 25, 1631
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
1635
1635
Age 3
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1660
1660
Age 28
Hartford, Connecticut Colony
1663
November 19, 1663
Age 32
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1663
Age 31
Hartford, Connecticut Colony
1668
July 1668
Age 36
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1670
1670
Age 38
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
1670
Age 38
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
1675
1675
Age 43
Hartford, Hartford, CT, USA