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Walter S. Hooper

Male 1849 - 1916  (66 years)


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  • Name Walter S. Hooper 
    Born 19 Mar 1849  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Death certificate says he was born in 1849 instead of 1848 and was born in Bridgewater instead of Brockton
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Jul 1850  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 5 Jul 1860  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 21 Jun 1865  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 13 Jun 1870  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 4 Jun 1880  South Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    School St. 
    • In the 1880 Census, Walter shows that he and his parents were all born in Massachusetts.
    Residence 1896  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1898  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1900  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 27 Jun 1900  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1901  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1902  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1903  Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 3 May 1910  Whitman, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 13 Mar 1916  Rockland, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Spring St. 
    Buried Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Beaver Cemetery 
    Person ID I3678  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2017 

    Father Cornelius Ellis Hooper,   b. 13 Mar 1820, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1893, East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Salome Pool Thayer,   b. 21 Apr 1820, Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1909, Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1841  Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11, 12
    • Hooper Genealogy says 1840.
    Family ID F2740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Oldham Peterson,   b. 6 Dec 1846, Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [13
    Marriage License 9 Mar 1878  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Married 14 Mar 1878  East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • This is Sarah's 2nd marriage. She was previously married to Merrow.
    Divorced 7 May 1891  Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    • Sarah O Hooper filed for divorce from Walter S Hooper - 7 May 1891
      Summons issued returnable 1 Jun 1891
      Walter defaulted on summons 18 Dec 1891
    Children 
     1. Cora Stetson Hooper,   b. 31 Aug 1879, South Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1980, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
     2. Alice Sarah Hooper,   b. 22 Sep 1881, South Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1910, Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F1460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Mar 1849 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Jul 1850 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Jul 1860 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 21 Jun 1865 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 13 Jun 1870 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 9 Mar 1878 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1878 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    School St. - 4 Jun 1880 - South Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 7 May 1891 - Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1896 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1898 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 27 Jun 1900 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1902 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1903 - Brockton, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 3 May 1910 - Whitman, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    Spring St. - 13 Mar 1916 - Rockland, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Beaver Cemetery - - Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
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  • Notes 
    • When Walter and Sarah married in 1878, this was his first and her second marriage. He was listed as a shoemake from E. Bridgewater and she was from S. Abington. He was listed as being born in Brockton.

  • Sources 
    1. [S653] Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988, 22 July 2012; E. Bridgewater Marriages - Walter S. Hooper to Sarah O. Merron.

    2. [S651] 1900 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co, MA, East Bridgewater; ED 1122; sheet 27-B; dwelling 606, family 678, Winter St.; Walter S. Hooper.

    3. [S1282] Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920, 3 July 2017; Walter Hooper, 13 Mar 1916; citing Death, Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, certificate number 32, page 410, State Archives, Boston.

    4. [S682] 1850 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co, MA, East Bridgewater; page 508; dwelling 256, family 324; Cornelius Hooper.

    5. [S683] 1860 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co, MA, East Bridgewater; page 189; dwelling 1220, family 1598; Cornelius E. Hooper.

    6. [S1283] 1865 Massachusetts State Census, Plymouth County, Cornelius C Hooper; Dwelling 231, Family 271.

    7. [S684] 1870 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co, MA, East Bridgewater; page 43; dwelling 351, family 385; Cornelius Hooper.

    8. [S686] 1880 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co., MA, South Abington; ED 552; page 10; dwelling 85, family 106; W.S. Hooper.

    9. [S688] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, 28 July 2012; Massachusetts, Plymouth, Brocton, Salome Hooper.

    10. [S645] 1910 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co., MA, Whitman; ED 1252; sheet 14-B; dwelling 337, family 396, 418 Smith Ave; Walter Hooper.

    11. [S685] Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850, 28 July 2012; Plymouth, Abington, Cornelius Hooper to Salome Thayer.

    12. [S1306] Hooper Genealogy, 29 July 2017; p. 69.

    13. [S1279] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, 8 July 2017; 1910, Brocton, Sarah Allice Goodwin.

    14. [S1280] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, East Bridgewater, Intentions of Marriage, Births Marriages and Deaths, 9 Mar 1878, Walter S Hooper to Sarah O Merrow.

    15. [S1317] Plymouth County Superior Court Docket Book - Divorces - 1888-1910, Case 1044, Sarah O Hooper vs Walter S Hooper.


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