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Walter S. Hooper

Walter S. Hooper

Male 1849 - 1916  (66 years)

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  • Name Walter S. Hooper 
    Birth 19 Mar 1849  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States 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, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 10 Aug 1855  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 5 Jul 1860  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 21 Jun 1865  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 13 Jun 1870  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 4 Jun 1880  South Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    School St. 
    • In the 1880 Census, Walter shows that he and his parents were all born in Massachusetts.
    Residence 1896  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1898  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1899  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Address:
    Winter opp Summer 
    Residence 1900  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 27 Jun 1900  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1901  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1902  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1903  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 3 May 1910  Whitman, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 1912  Whitman, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Address:
    418 South Ave 
    _AMTID 312305556889:1030:177788367 
    _FSFTID LLSR-6N3 
    _UID 153AB03C43444CDB90B2F341DB3466B185F7 
    Death 13 Mar 1916  Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Spring St. 
    Burial Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Beaver Cemetery 
    Person ID I3678  Scott Dickson
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2019 

    Father Cornelius Ellis Hooper,   b. 13 Mar 1820, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Feb 1893, East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Salome Pool Thayer,   b. 21 Apr 1820, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Jun 1909, Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 89 years) 
    Marriage 17 Nov 1841  Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 14, 15
    • Hooper Genealogy says 1840.
    Family ID F2740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Oldham Peterson,   b. 6 Dec 1846, Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1922, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 77 years)  [16
    Marriage License 9 Mar 1878  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Marriage 14 Mar 1878  East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • This is Sarah's 2nd marriage. She was previously married to Merrow.
    Divorce 7 May 1891  Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    • 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
    Divorced 18 Dec 1891  Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    • Decree of divorce for cruel and abusive treatment on part of libelee with custody of minor children - 18 Dec 1891
    Divorced 28 Jun 1892  Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19
    • Final decree - divorce absolute - 28 Jun 1892
    Children 
     1. Cora Stetson Hooper,   b. 31 Aug 1879, South Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Jun 1980, Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 100 years)
     2. Alice Sarah Hooper,   b. 22 Sep 1881, South Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Feb 1910, Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years)
    Family ID F1460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2023 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 19 Mar 1849 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Jul 1850 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Aug 1855 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Jul 1860 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 21 Jun 1865 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 13 Jun 1870 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 9 Mar 1878 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 14 Mar 1878 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    School St. - 4 Jun 1880 - South Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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    Link to Google MapsDivorce - 7 May 1891 - Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 18 Dec 1891 - Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 28 Jun 1892 - Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1896 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1898 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    Winter opp Summer - 1899 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 27 Jun 1900 - East Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1902 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1903 - Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 3 May 1910 - Whitman, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    418 South Ave - 1912 - Whitman, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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    Link to Google MapsDeath - Address:
    Spring St. - 13 Mar 1916 - Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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    Link to Google MapsBurial - Address:
    Beaver Cemetery - - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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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. [S1285] 1855 Massachusetts State Census, Plymouth County, C.E. Hooper; Plymouth, East Bridgewater, page 13, Dwelling 112, Family 121, C.E. Hooper.

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

    7. [S1283] 1865 Massachusetts State Census, Plymouth Co., Bridgewater, Cornelius C Hooper; Dwelling 231, Family 271.

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

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

    10. [S688] Ancestry, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 28 July 2012; Massachusetts, Plymouth, Brocton, Salome Hooper.

    11. [S688] Ancestry, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 3 December 2019; Brockton, Massachusetts City Directory, 1899, p. 740, Walter S Hooper.

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

    13. [S688] Ancestry, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 14 December 2019; Whitman, Massachusetts, 1912 City Directory, Page 61, Walter S. Hooper.

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

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

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

    17. [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.

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

    19. [S651] 1900 US Federal Census, Plymouth Co, MA, Whitman; ED 1152; sheet 12; dwelling 242, family 305, 277 School Street; Franklin Peterson.


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