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Sylvanus Hopkins

Sylvanus Hopkins

Male 1734 - 1753  (18 years)

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  • Name Sylvanus Hopkins 
    Born 30 Nov 1734  Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Apr 1753  Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15545  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 10 May 2014 

    Father Stephen Hopkins, Governor,   b. 7 Mar 1707, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1785, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah Scott,   b. 15 Jun 1707,   d. 9 Sep 1753, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1726 
    Family ID F1413  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Nov 1734 - Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Apr 1753 - Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gravestone of Sylvanus Hopkins
    Gravestone of Sylvanus Hopkins

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Israel Wilkinson, _Memoirs of the Wilkinson Family in America_ (Jacksonville, Ill.: Davis & Penniman, 1869), p. 80-81.

      !DEATH: "Commander of a vessel, shipwrecked on the island of Capt Breton, was surprised and barbarously murdered by the Indians." --I. Wilkinson, p. 80.


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