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Lee Ashmore (#47026276)
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I live in Edina, MN and winter in San Diego, CA.
I'm an amateur genealogist working on the following families:

Ashmore Eng> 1634 MD> 1800 GA> 1880 AL

Stratton Eng> 1630's NJ> PA> MI> IA> MS

Mulloy Ire> VA> MS

Reed ?> AL

Hopkins Eng> 1630'sRI> 1800NY> 1860IA.


I finally found John Hopkins b @ 1800 NY as the father of William Henry Hopkins b 1838 Erie Co., NY. So the search continues for his mother. AND now I need the parents of John Hopkins! Does it ever end?

I'm looking for the parents of my William Henry Hopkins b1838 Springville, Erie Co., NY. He married in 1864 in Jackson Co., IA Catherine "Kate" Bryant Moore b1846 Schenectady, the adopted daughter of George & Adelia Jane (Horton) Moore of Luzerne, Warren Co., NY and later Nevada, Story Co., IA. William died 1911 in Odebolt, Sac Co., IA. Kate in 1924. This could be a RI Gov Stephen Hopkins 1707-1785, signer of the Declaration of Independence line. Any help greatly appreciated!!!

Haddox Eng> 1600's VA> OH> IA

I have posted hundreds of messages on these families at
I would love any additional info you might have on them. Thanks, Lee

Many Thanks to Michael Hollander for posting all of the wonderful photos on my findagrave memorials.
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Amy Sue Connolly
RE: Caroline Louise Hopkins Tyler b1836
You are very welcome!
Added by Amy Sue Connolly on Jul 25, 2014 1:42 PM
Amy Sue Connolly
RE: Caroline Louise Hopkins Tyler b1836
Lovina Hopkins Eaton was the daughter of A. Hopkins

Harriet Hopkins Eaton was the daughter of George Hopkins.

And Caroline Louise Hopkins Tyler was the daughter of John Hopkins.

I believe that there may be a connection, but they were not sisters.
Added by Amy Sue Connolly on Jul 25, 2014 12:56 PM
Alan Lathrop
Matthew Phelps
Thank you Lee for the profile on Matthew. I never found anything on him to show why he was in New Haven and his wife is not buried with him. Do you have any other info on him? That marker for his son is also an original design, I don't know if I have seen another like that.
I am not related if you would like him transferred to your care I would be happy to do it.
Alan Lathrop, Bristol VT
Added by Alan Lathrop on Jul 17, 2014 2:06 PM
Barbara Schaffer
Martha N. Allen
Thanks for the info. It's been added :)
Added by Barbara Schaffer on Jul 10, 2014 3:55 AM
Debby (Patt) Margiotta
Grace Maud Hopkins Olney
Did some digging for you:

On the death cert is written parents are Elwin Barber and Ellen Hopkins which is wrong.

Parents are:

Elbert Omeara Hopkins b 13 Oct 1859 Springfield VT
d 23 Apr 1915 Sprignfield VT

Susan Ellen Stone Hopkins b June 1855 VT no death date.

Added by Debby (Patt) Margiotta on Jul 09, 2014 6:11 PM
D Swix
RE: Peleg Clarke Hopkins in MI
Hello Lee

Peleg was my 3rd Gr,Grandfather. He came to Michigan from West Greenwich R.I. I descend down from his son Alonzo Franklin,Grandson Edwin,Gr Granddaughter Orpha [Hopkins],[Swix],Towsley..Pelegs father was Davis Hopkins from R.I.and goes up Ebenezer [R.I.] Samual (he was a Judge) [R.I.] Joseph [Roxbury Mass moved to R.I.], William Sr,[Roxbury Mass], Thomas [b.Cheselbourne Eng. Came to Mass. d.Littleworth Oyster Bay Long Island. William Hopkins b&d. Cheselbourne Eng. The photos I got from my Grandmother before she passed. If you need any more info. Give me a message. I'll see what can do.
Douglas Swix
Added by D Swix on Jul 04, 2014 3:28 PM
Tom C.
RE: Edits
Yes. It's a new feature which is really nice but there's no notification that you have any... Thanks again!!
Added by Tom C. on May 18, 2014 7:30 PM
Tom C.
Please consider going to your "Edit" tab (on your profile page) in Findagrave and accepting the edits that I have left for you for some memorials - THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!

Added by Tom C. on May 18, 2014 7:37 AM
Paul Sutton Kamalsky
RE: Sodus Rural Cemetery
Hi Lee,
You are certainly very welcome! I deleted the photo and put it on
your original memorial
All the best,
Added by Paul Sutton Kamalsky on Apr 12, 2014 2:58 PM
Paul Sutton Kamalsky
Stephen Hopkins

I posted the overview photo to his memorial
and added his name

Added by Paul Sutton Kamalsky on Apr 11, 2014 6:29 PM
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