William Hopkins

William Hopkins (1798-1866) was born about 22 Mar. 1798 in Maine. He was the son of Theophilus Hopkins and Martha Spencer. He married Lydia Gott about 1826. He hosted Wilford Woodruff on 1 Dec. 1837 in Camden, Waldo Co., Maine. He died 26 Mar. 1866 in Camden.

Footnotes

William Hopkins (MD32-449), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 26 Dec. 2022). William Hopkins, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/william-hopkins, accessed 26 Dec. 2022). "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 26 Dec. 2022); William Hopkins, death, 26 Mar. 1866, Camden, Knox Co., Maine; citing Maine State Archives, “Delayed returns for births, deaths, and marriages, [1670?]-1891,” image 2685/4877; DGS 7015886. 1850 U.S. Census, Camden, Waldo Co., Maine, p. 174 (front), William Hopkins; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Dec. 2022). "Maine, Waldo County, probate records," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Dec. 2022); Theophilus Hopkins, 9 Mar. 1836, Camden, Waldo Co., Maine, docket 325; citing Maine, Probate Court (Waldo County), image 522/2060; DGS 4154769. "U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 29 Dec. 2022); Theophilus Hopkins and Martha Hopkins, 1819, 1843, Maine, file no. 23350; citing “National Archives, Washington, D.C.." "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 27 Dec. 2022); William Hopkins and Lydia, Camden, Waldo Co., Maine; citing Camden, Knox Co., Maine, Town Clerk, “Town and vital records, 1790-1891,” image 517/838; DGS 7596431. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 29 Dec. 2022); Watson H. Hopkins, death, 30 Aug. 1902, Camden, Knox Co., Maine; citing Maine, Division of Vital Statistics, “Vital records, 1892-1907,” image 488/4292; DGS 4544477.

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  • Page 179

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    November 20, 1837 ~ Monday NOV. 20.th I wrote a letter to Elder Don C. Smith at Kirtland I forwarded him 13 subscribers for the Elders Journal of the Church of Latter Day Saints. I gave an account of 17 members of the Church on fox Islands I also forwarded $10 dollars of subscription money for the Elders Journal from the following persons. Justus Ames $1, Stephen Luce Esq $1, Cyrus ...
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    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    November 30, 1837 ~ Thursday Nov 30th Thanksgiving day I Preached in the schoolhouse & spent the night with Mr William Simonton in com -pany with Mr Earrow a universalest preacher December 1, 1837 ~ Friday Dec 1st walked to Mr Ames & Hopkins preached in their house at night distance 3 miles December 2, 1837 ~ Saturday 2nd Preached at Br Ames at night & walked through the mud to Mr
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