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HOOPER Luther

Male 1746 - 1831  (85 years)Deceased


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  • Name  HOOPER Luther  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born  20 Feb 1745/46  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Birth  21 Feb 1745/46  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 
    • Luther was a soldier in the company of Captain Abram Washburne on the march to Hough's Neck on Mar. 4, 1776. He went to Bristol, RI, in Capt. Joseph Keith's company of Col. Edward Mitchell's regiment on Dec. 8, 1776. Luther also served in Capt. Nathan Packard's company of Col. Thomas Carpenter's regiment from Jul. 25 to Sep. 9, 1778. In addition, he served in Capt. Abram Washburne's company of Theophilus Cotton's regiment on the expedition to Newport, RI on Mar. 10, 1781.
    Died  11 May 1831  [4, 5, 6
    Age  85 years 
    Buried  South Street Cemetery, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    • His gravestone reads:

      Erected in memory of Mr. Luther Hooper, who died May 11, 1831, in his 88th year.
    Person ID  I10866  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  21 Nov 2011 

    Father  HOOPER William,   b. 26 Dec 1701, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1755  Age: 53 years 
    Mother  THOMAS Lois,   b. 7 Sep 1707, Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1756, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 49 years 
    Married  30 Jan 1727/28 
    Family ID  F3858  Group Sheet

    Family  WASHBURNE Phebe,   b. 1761, Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1827  Age: 66 years 
    Married  25 Nov 1779  [4, 5, 6
    Children 
     1. HOOPER Lois,   b. 13 Apr 1780, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1872  Age: 91 years
     2. HOOPER Susanna,   b. 3 Aug 1782, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1824  Age: 41 years
     3. HOOPER Lyman,   b. 28 Jul 1787, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1833  Age: 45 years
     4. HOOPER Abigail,   b. 6 Feb 1791, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1876, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 85 years
     5. HOOPER Thomas,   b. 1 Feb 1793, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1796  Age: 3 years
     6. HOOPER Luther,   b. 21 Feb,   d. 21 Dec 1794
     7. HOOPER Calvin,   b. 13 Mar 1801,   d. 5 Sep 1826  Age: 25 years
     8. HOOPER ?,   b. Abt 1802,   d. 11 Jan 1803  Age: ~ 1 years
    Last Modified  21 Nov 2011 
    Family ID  F3907  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Feb 1745/46 - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 21 Feb 1745/46 - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - < - - South Street Cemetery, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 195. (Reliability: 3), 12 Nov 2011.

    2. [S49] Vital Records of Bridgewater, MA to 1850, New England Historic Genealogical Society, (Boston, MA: n.p., 1916.), Vol. 1: p. 164. (Reliability: 3), 18 Nov 2011.

    3. [S50] Hooper Genealogy, Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, (Boston, MA: Charles H. Pope, 1908.), p. 16, 27. (Reliability: 3), 20 Nov 2011.

    4. [S115] Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater, MA, Williams Latham, (Bridgewater, MA: Henry T. Pratt, 1882.), p. 132. (Reliability: 3), 21 Nov 2011.

    5. [S50] Hooper Genealogy, Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, (Boston, MA: Charles H. Pope, 1908.), p. 27. (Reliability: 3), 20 Nov 2011.

    6. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 196. (Reliability: 3), 12 Nov 2011.