Mavis Kathleen Hooper1

F, b. 1914

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1914/C4875     Hooper     Mavis Kathleen     James Thomas     Kate Agnes Hayes.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1914/C4875     Hooper     Mavis Kathleen;James Thomas;Kate Agnes Hayes.
  3. Kevin Prause, "Family Group Sheet, Kevin Prause."

May Hooper1

F, b. circa 1890
  • May Hooper was born circa 1890 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Hooper and Elizabeth Hooper.1
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census May Hooper was living in the household of Joseph Hooper and Elizabeth Hooper in Lower Street, Merriott. Joseph is shown as a 40 year old carpenter living with his wife Elizabeth also 40. Children living with them are Frederick a 19 year old agricultural labourer, Hester a 13 year old scholar, Frank an 11 year old scholar, Bertie a 9 year old scholar and May aged 9 months. All of the household was born in Merriott.1
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census May Hooper was living in the household of Joseph Hooper and Elizabeth Hooper in Lower Street, Merriott. Joseph is shown as a 50 year old carpenter living with his wife Elizabeth also 50 and their children:- Frank aged 21, a domestic gardener, Bert 19, a grocers porter, Esther 23 a shirt machinist and May 10. All of the household was born in Merriott.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Merle Guilford Hooper1

F, b. circa 1910

Citations

  1. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper."

Minnie Hooper1

F, b. circa 1894
  • Minnie Hooper was born circa 1894 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • She was the daughter of Edwin Hooper and Mary Maria Osborne.1
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Minnie Hooper was living in the household of Edwin Hooper and Mary Maria Osborne in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. The census record shows Edwin senior as the 43 year old head, an agricultural labourer, living with his wife Mary M also 43, and their children Alice a 20 year old spooler canvas sail cloth, Henry a flax heckler linen aged 17, Elizabeth A a 15 year old factory hand canvas sail cloth maker, Rosa 14 a factory hand canvan sail cloth maker, Mary M general domestic servant aged 13, Beatrice 12, Blanche 10, Minnie 7, Daisy 6, Ida 5, Walter 4, and Edwin aged 1. All were born in Merriott.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Minnie Hooper1

F, b. September 1883
  • Minnie Hooper's birth was registered in the Somerset, an unknown place Registration District in the September 1883 Quarter.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason.1
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Minnie Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset. The census details show Sidney as a 53 year old farmer and poulterer born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma, 52, born Merriott, and children Joseph, 20, a farmers son, born Crewkerne, Charles, 16, a farmers son born Crewkerne, Frank, 13, ditto, Florence, 11 born Crewkerne and Minnie aged 7 a scholar born Crewkerne.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Sep 1883 (HOOPER      Minnie      Chard      5c     394.

Minnie Hooper1

F, b. 1881
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Minnie Hooper was living in the household of William Charles Hooper and Mary Hutchins in Broadway Street, Merriott, Somerset. William is shown as a 24 year old market gardener, living with his wife Mary also 24, and their children Susan Ann aged 3, Walter aged 1 and Minnie aged 1 month. All the family were born in Merriott. John Hooper, Williams brother aged 20, a market gardener, also lived with the family.1
  • Minnie Hooper was born in 1881 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • She was the daughter of William Charles Hooper and Mary Hutchins.1
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Minnie Hooper was living in the household of William Charles Hooper and Mary Hutchins in Knap Corner, Merriott, Somerset. William is shown as a 37 year old market gardener, living with his wife Mary aged 34 and their children Susan A 14, a scholar, Walter 11, a scholar, Minnie 10, a scholar, Louisa 4 and Arthur 1. All were born in Merriott.2
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Minnie Hooper was living in the household of Charles Hooper and Maryann Eason in Eggwood Farm, Merriott. The census record shows Charles as a 60 year old farmer, his wife Maryann also 60 both born Merriott. Living with them are their grandchildren, Minnie Hooper aged 20, and Herbert aged 12, both born in Merriott.3

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Hooper Family 1891 Census.
  3. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Minnie Hooper1

F, b. 1895
  • Minnie Hooper was born in 1895 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Ann Trask.1
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Minnie Hooper was living in the household of John Hooper and Ann Trask in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. John is shown as a 40 year old general dealer own account, living with his wife Ann aged 38 and 10 children:- John jnr 19, helper at home; Henry 16 helper at home; Ethel 15 shirt machinist at home; Bessie 13; George 10; William 9; Emma 7; Minnie 6; Thomas 3 and Francis 4 months. All of the household was born in Merriott.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Nellie Veronica Hooper1

F, b. 6 April 1919, d. 10 April 1986

Citations

  1. Neil Hooper, "E-mail Neil Hooper," e-mail to Audrey, 13 May 2009.
  2. Kevin Prause, "Family Group Sheet, Kevin Prause."

Norma Hooper1

F, b. 8 October 1920, d. 11 March 1990

Citations

  1. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper", John Hooper Descendants.
  2. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper."

Norman Hooper1

M, b. 3 August 1899, d. 1949
  • Norman Hooper was born on 3 August 1899 in Boonah, Queensland.1
  • He was the son of Oliver Hooper and Caroline Bergmann.
  • Norman Hooper enlisted in the AIF on 23 January 1917 in Ipswich. Regimental Number 2314, QX He was 18 years and 6 months old, a labourer born Boonah. His next of kin was listed as his mother Caroline Hooper c/- Post Office, Boonah. He was 5'7" tall, 144 lbs, with grey eyes, fair hair and a fresh complexion. He was a trooper in the 11th Lighhorse. He served in the Suez and was hospitalised with Malaria in October 1917 and spent time in hospital in Abbassia, Moascar before going to Palestine. He was again hospitalised numerous time until he returned to Australia on 20 July 1919. He was discharged on 28 August 1919. Norman Hooper of the 11th Light Horse was involved in a court martial on 25 November 1918, but nothing appears on his service record, although some lines of information are missing around that date - from the Archives [HOOPER Norman : Service Number - 2314 : Unit - 11th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Australian Imperial Force : HOWELL Albert John Robert 2073, 1st Field Troop, Australian Expedition, Australian Imperial Force : Date of Court Martial - 25 November 1918].2
  • At the age of 20 years, Norman Hooper married Isabel Ada McMullen, daughter of James Edward McMullen and Charlotte Freestone, in 1920, in Queensland.3
  • Norman Hooper enlisted in the Military in Brisbane. The date of enlistment is unknown as is his service record. He may have joined the Civil Defense Service. His record number was QX190. Isabel Hooper was listed ais next of kin.2
  • On 20 November 1941 Norman Hooper and Isabel Ada McMullen in Roma, Queensland. when their son Edgar died when the HMAS Sydney was sunk off the coast of Western Australia in WWII.4
  • Norman Hooper died in 1949 in Queensland.5

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth REf 99/004492.
  2. Record Search, National Archives of Australia, online http://www.naa.gov.au/collection/recordsearch/index.aspx, Service Record of Norman Hooper.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Marriages 1920/3464 McMullen Isabel Ada;     Hooper     Norman.
  4. Sydney Memorial, online http://www.sydneymemorial.com/
  5. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Deaths 1949/1301     Norman     Hooper;     Oliver;     Catherine Bergman.

Olive Hooper1

F, b. June 1896
  • Olive Hooper's birth was registered in the Kent, an unknown place Registration District in the June 1896 Quarter.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Herbert Hooper and Alice Mary Jefferis.1

Citations

  1. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Julia Luton's Tree.
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Jun 1896 Hooper      Olive     Thanet      2a     948.

Oliver Hooper1

M, b. 17 November 1871, d. 21 September 1931
  • Father*: John Hooper b. 15 November 1835, d. 22 March 1917
  • Mother*: Ann Burgess b. October 1829, d. 4 September 1915
  • Oliver Hooper was born on 17 November 1871 in Purga Creek, Fassifern Valley, Queensland.2,1
  • He was the son of John Hooper and Ann Burgess.
  • Oliver Hooper attended school in Purga Creek State School, Boonah.2
  • He was of the Church of England faith.2
  • He was a farmer.2
  • At the age of 24 years, 6 months and 3 days, Oliver Hooper married Caroline Bergmann, daughter of Johann Carl Ludwig Bergmann and Anna Welbrook, on 20 May 1896 in Ebenezer, in Queensland.1,2
  • Oliver Hooper and Caroline Bergmann appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Boonah. Oliver's occupation was given as farmer. His brother John Thomas worked in the area as a timber getter while his father was also a farmer.3
  • Oliver Hooper witnessed the Death of John Honey Austin on 23 January 1907 in Milford, Fassifern; The cause of death was cardiac disease and cardiac failure.4
  • Oliver Hooper witnessed the Death of Ann Burgess on 4 September 1915 in Boonah, Queensland.5
  • Oliver Hooper witnessed the Death of John Hooper on 22 March 1917 in Church Street, Boonah, Queensland; His occupation given on his death certificate, by his son Oliver, was a freeholder. He died from senile atheroma, apoplexy paralysis and exhaustion. His mothers name was given as Elizabeth Hockley and father Thomas Hooper, a farmer and his place of birth was given as Merriott Somersetshire. He had been in Queensland about 62 years. At the time of his death he had 8 living children and one female (Elizabeth Ann who died in childbirth) and two males (William born 1867, and Edwin) had predeceased him.
    His funeral notice appeared in the Ipswich paper on Friday March 23 1917. It read "FUNERAL-The Friends of Mr JOHN HOOPER, sen., deceased, of Boonah, are respectfully invited to attend his Funeral, to leave his late residence, Church Street, for the Boonah Cemetery, at 2 o'clock TOMORROW (SATURDAY) AFTERNOON. W H Abell Undertaker."6,7
  • On 1 September 1924,his wife, Caroline Bergmann died in Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland, at age 48.2
  • Oliver Hooper died on 21 September 1931 in Short Street, Brisbane, Queensland, at age 59.2
  • He was buried on 22 September 1931 in South Brisbane Cemetery.2

Children of Oliver Hooper and Caroline Bergmann

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  2. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper."
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com
  4. John Honey Austin, Death Certificate J H Austin 1907.
  5. Ann Hooper, Death Certificate Ann Hooper.
  6. John Hooper, Death Certificate John Hooper.
  7. Ipswich Newspaper, 23 March 1917.
  8. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper", John Hooper Descendants.

Oliver Walter (Walter) Hooper1,2

M, b. 1 April 1898, d. 24 June 1961
  • Oliver Walter (Walter) Hooper was born on 1 April 1898 in Boonah, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Oliver Hooper and Caroline Bergmann.
  • At the age of 18 years, Oliver Walter (Walter) Hooper married Edith Alma Walker, daughter of Frederick Cliff Walker and Emma Wyatt, in 1917, in Queensland.3
  • Oliver Walter (Walter) Hooper and Edith Alma Walker appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1936 living at Boonah. Oliver was a farmer and Edith carried out home duties.4
  • Oliver Walter (Walter) Hooper died on 24 June 1961 in Boonah, Queensland, at age 63.5
  • He was buried on 25 June 1961 in Boonah General Cemetery, Queensland.

Child of Oliver Walter (Walter) Hooper and Edith Alma Walker

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Birth REf 98/004483.
  2. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper", John Hooper Descendants.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1917/C2801 Walker Edith Alma Hooper     Oliver Walter.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div of Moreton; Sub Div Boonah 1936.
  5. Various Peoples Headstones,.

Phyllis Hooper1

F, b. 14 October 1909

Citations

  1. Kevin Prause, "Family Group Sheet, Kevin Prause."
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1909/5921     Phyllis     Hooper;     Edwin Allison;     Emily Lucas.
  3. Kevin Prause, "Family Group Sheet, Kevin Prause", Cannot find a marriage on the QLD marriage index.

Phyllis Melba Hooper1

F, b. 1907

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1907/C4796     Hooper     Phyliss Melba     James Thomas     Kate Agnes Hayes.
  2. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1907/C4796     Hooper     Phyliss Melba;James Thomas;     Kate Agnes Hayes.
  3. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriges 1932/14366 Hooper     Phyliss Melba;     Ballinger     Cecil Garfield.

Rachel Hooper1

F, b. 1 January 1691, d. 22 November 1695
  • Rachel Hooper was baptized on 1 January 1691 in Merriott, Somerset, England.1,2
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper alias Cooper and Rachel Unknown.1
  • Rachel Hooper died on 22 November 1695 in Merriott, Somerset, at age 4.1,2

Citations

  1. John & Elizabeth Hooper, " Hoopers", Hooper Section.
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Rachel Hooper1

F, b. 9 January 1696, d. 22 June 1698
  • Rachel Hooper was born on 9 January 1696 in Merriott, Somerset, England.1,2
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper alias Cooper and Rachel Unknown.1
  • Rachel Hooper was baptized on 17 January 1696 in Merriott, Somerset.2
  • Rachel Hooper died on 22 June 1698 at age 2. It is unclear whether the burial recorded on this date is that of the mother or daughter.1,2

Citations

  1. John & Elizabeth Hooper, " Hoopers", Hooper Section.
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Rachel Hooper1

F, b. circa 1827, d. before 19 January 1900
  • Rachel Hooper was born circa 1827 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • She was the daughter of James Hooper.1
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Rachel Hooper was living in the household of Roger Hooper in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. The census record shows Roger as a 64 year old widowed cattle doctor born Merriott living with Rachel Hooper his unmarried 24 year old daughter in law born in Merriott. His granddaughter Martha aged 8 born Merriott is also living with them.1
  • Rachel Hooper married George Hooper, son of Roger Hooper and Elizabeth Trask, on 20 November 1859 in Merriott, in Somerset. The marriage record shows:- Rachel Hooper, 32, spinster, abode Merriott, father James Hooper a labourer, witness Elizabeth Grinter. George Hooper, 33, bachelor, abode Merriott, Labourer, father Roger Hooper a Cattle Driver?, witness Robert Hooper.1
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Rachel Hooper was living in the household of Roger Hooper in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. Roger is shown as a 73 year old veterinary Surgeon born Merriott. Living with him is his son George 34, an agricultural labourerborn Merriott and his wife Rachel born Gailbaker ?and his two grandchildren Martha aged 10 born Merriott and George jr aged 3 born in Merriott.1
  • Rachel Hooper and George Hooper appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Sockety, Merriott, Somerset. The census record shows George snr as the 46 year old head, an agricultural labourer born Crewkerne, living with his wife Rachel aged 45, also an agricultural labourer, born East Coker and their four children:- George, 13 an agricultural labourer born Merriott; Mary 9, born Merriott; Emily 6 born Lopen; and Henry 1 born Merriott.1
  • Rachel Hooper and George Hooper appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Niddons Lane, Merriott, Somerset. George snr is shown as 44 year old farm labourer born Crewkerne living with his wife Rachel 43, born East Coker, a farm labourers wife,(their ages are incorrect, should be 54 and 53) and their five children:- George 22 a farm labourer born Merriott; Mary Elizabeth 20 born Merriott, work at sailcloth works; Emily 17 born Lopen, work at sailcloth works; Henry 12 a scholar born Merriott and James 8 a scholar born Merriott. A Robert Hooper a retired widower aged 80 born Merriott is boarding with the family.2
  • Rachel Hooper and George Hooper appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in Eggwood Lane, Merriott, Somerset. George is shown as the 62 year old head, an agricultural labourer born Merriott living with his wife Rachael 62 born East Coker and their two children Emily 25 a factory hand born Merriott and James aged 19 an agricultural labourer born Merriott.1
  • Rachel Hooper died before 19 January 1900.
  • She was buried on 19 January 1900 in Merriott, Somerset. Rachel is shown as 63, not 73 years old, which may explain why she and George only married when she was supposedly 31. The FreeBMD site also shows her as 63 years old.1

Children of Rachel Hooper and George Hooper

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

Rita May Hooper1

F, b. circa 1887
  • Rita May Hooper was born circa 1887 in Crewkerne, Somerset.1
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper and Emma Osborne.1
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Rita May Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Emma Osborne in Pye Corner, West Crewkerne. George is shown as a 30 year old green grocer, born in Crewkerne. He is living with his wife Emma, 29, a dressmaker born Merriott. Their children William 10, a scholar, born Crewkerne, Archie 7, a scholar born Crewkerne, Gilbert 6 also born Crewkerne and a scholar, Beta 4 a scholar born Crewkerne were living with them. Christina Osborne, Emma's mother, a widow aged 70 and a retired tailoress born Merriott was also living with the family.2
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Rita May Hooper was living in the household of Emma Osborne in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. The census record shows Emma as a married 38 year old dressmaker, at home own account, born Merriott, living with her son William a 20 year old domestic gardener born Crewkerne, Archibald a 17 year old mechanic apprentice born Crewkerne, Gilbert a 16 year old post boy born Crewkerne and Reta May a 14 year old born Crewkerne.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Hooper Family Census 1891.

Robert Hooper1

M, b. 4 October 1669, d. before 22 March 1672
  • Robert Hooper was baptized on 4 October 1669 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of Stephen Hooper alias Cooper and Sarah Unknown.1
  • Robert Hooper died before 22 March 1672.
  • He was buried on 22 March 1672 in Merriott, Somerset.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm

Robert Hooper1

M, b. 23 May 1830
  • Father*: Samuel Hooper1 b. 21 January 1787, d. before 17 June 1867
  • Mother*: Mary Pearce1 b. circa 1791, d. before 10 January 1863
  • Robert Hooper was baptized on 23 May 1830 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of Samuel Hooper and Mary Pearce.1
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Robert Hooper was living in the household of Samuel Hooper and Mary Pearce in Eggwood Lane, Merriott, Somerset. Samuel is shown as a 55 year old coal hauler, living with his wife Mary 50, and children, William a 20 year old agricultural labourer, Samuel a 17 year old agricultural labourer, Susan a 14 year old agricultural labourer, Robert 10, Mary 8, and Mary Ann 18 a weaver. All were born in Somerset.1
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Robert Hooper was living in the household of Samuel Hooper and Mary Pearce in Eggwood Lane, Merriott, Somerset. Sameul is shown as a 66 year old carrier born Somerset, living with his wife Mary aged 61 born Merriott and their children:- Susan 24 a glover born Merriott; Robert 21 a carrier born Merriott; Mary 17 a glover born Merriott and granddaughter Martha M aged 1 born Merriott.1
  • His marriage, at 25 years and 6 months, to Miriam Cable was registered in the December 1855 Quarter in the Somerset, an unknown place Registration District.2,1
  • Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Lopen, Somerset. Robert is shown as a 29 year old agricultural labourer born Merriott, living with Miriam aged 30, born Lopen and children William 5, John 3, and Charles 9 months, all born in Lopen.3
  • Robert Hooper witnessed the marriage of Susanna Hooper and George Burt on 8 December 1862 in Merriott, Somerset; The marriage record shows: George Burt, bachelor, 27, abode Merriott, labourer, father Robert Burt a labourer, witness Robert Hooper.
    Susan Ann Hooper, spinster, 29, abode Merriott, father Samuel Hooper. witness Mary Hooper.1
  • Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Hollaway Street, Lopen. Robert is shown as a 40 year old agricultural labourer, born Merriott. He is living with his 40 year old wife Mariam, a cap maker, and their children:- William 15, an agricultural labourer, John 13, a blacksmiths apprentice, Charles 10 an ag. labourer, Mary 7 a scholar, Robert 6 a scholar and Hannah and Alice both 4. All of the chidlren and Mariam were born in Lopen.1
  • Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Hollaway Street, Lopen. Robert is a 50 year old gardener, born Merriott living with his wife Miriam also 50, born Lopen. William aged 24, a shepherd, Charles aged 20, a farm servant, Mary Ann aged 18 a sail cloth factory operative, Robert aged 16 a carter, and Alice 14 were living with them. All the children were born in Lopen.4

Children of Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Marriages Dec 1855 CABLE Miriam Chard 5c 841 HOOPER      Robert Chard 5c     841.
  3. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Hooper Family 1861 Census.
  4. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

Robert Hooper1

M, b. 25 November 1852, d. before 16 December 1852
  • Robert Hooper was baptized on 25 November 1852 in Merriott, Somerset. Base Born. The baptism record shows his mother as Rachel spinster/servant.1
  • He was the son of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper.1
  • Robert Hooper died before 16 December 1852.2
  • He was buried on 16 December 1852 in Merriott, Somerset. . The burial record shows Robert was one month old.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Hooper Family.

Robert Hooper1

M, b. 17 February 1860, d. before 30 June 1860
  • Robert Hooper was baptized on 17 February 1860 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper.1
  • Robert Hooper died before 30 June 1860.2
  • He was buried on 30 June 1860 in Merriott, Somerset. . The burial record shows Robert was 7 months old.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Hooper Family.

Robert Hooper1

M, b. 1801, d. before 15 October 1885
  • Father*: Thomas Hooper1 b. 21 June 1761, d. before 4 June 1829
  • Mother*: Ann Farr b. circa 1763, d. 24 December 1837
  • Robert Hooper was born in 1801 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of Thomas Hooper and Ann Farr.1
  • On 29 November 1837Robert Hooper was named as a beneficiary of Ann Farr's will. "The last will and testament of Ann Hooper, widow of Thomas Hooper deceased, of Eggwood Lane in the Parish of Merriott.
    I give my soul to God who gave it in humble faith and hope that for the sake and merits of my dear Redeemer he will in Mercy receive it back to himself.
    I give my body to the dust from which ist was made to be buried in Merriott Church yard in the grave with my beloved son Jesse by the side of my dear husband ___
    I give the cottage in which I live with the garden around it to my son Robert Hooper who resides with me.
    I give my goods and chattels to the same Robert Hooper with the proviso that if Thomas Hooper my son should return that Robert Hooper shall give him proportion of my best bed on which I have lain with the bedstead and bedding.
    I give my wearing apparel between my daughter Susan and my daughter in law Mary the wife of Samuel Hooper.
    Signed this 29th day of November 1837
    Ann (her mark) Hooper. In the presence of Ann Crop (vicar's wife), Samuel Garret?, Elizabeth Farr"

    It was appended on 5 December 1837.
    "I also give to my son Roger Hooper one moiety or half of the piece of plot of garden called Thomas's garden, and I give the other moiety or half of the said garden to my son Thomas Hooper now abroad but in case of his death to the sole use and benefit of my daughter Susan and her children and if _____ Thomas Hooper should not return home I desire that the half garden bequeathed to him be occupied and held by my daughter Susan for her use.
    Signed this fifth day of December 1837.
    Ann (Her mark) Hooper
    In the presence of Joseph Crop, Samuel ____ , Thomas Bayley"

    The will was read on 3 January 1838.
    "The appended will of the late Ann Hooper (who died Dec 24, 1837 and was buried according to her will on Saturday Dec 30th, 1837) was read in the presence of Roger Hooper, Robert Hooper, Mary wife of Samuel Hooper and Susan wife of William Forster, the daughter named in the said will, on January the 3rd 1838 who gave their consent to its contents and determined to abide by it and act accordingly.
    In the presence of Joseph Crop, Vicar of Merriott."2,3

  • Robert Hooper appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 in Eggwood Lane, Merriott, Somerset. The census records shows Robert as a 35 year old coal carrier born Somerset.1
  • He appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Eggwood Lane, Merriott, Somerset. The census records shows Robert as an unmarried 47 year old agricultural labourer born Merriott.1
  • At the age of 58 years, Robert Hooper married Sarah Hockey, daughter of James Hockey and Ann Park, on 15 September 1859 in Merriott, in Somerset. The marriage record shows: Mary Sarah Greenin, 60 widow, Merriott, unable to sign name father James Hockey factory owner, witness Ellen Sweet.
    Robert Hooper, 59, bachelor,unable to sign name Egwood Lane, Shepherd,father Thomas Hooper a labourer, witness Joseph Osborne.1
  • Robert Hooper and Sarah Hockey appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Sockerty, Merriott, Somerset. The census details show Robert as a 65 year old shepherd born Merriott living with his wife Sarah aged 62 born East Coker.1
  • Before 7 March 1863,his wife, Sarah Hockey died in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • Robert Hooper appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Sockerty, Merriott, Somerset. The census records shows Robert as a 67 year old widowed agricultural labourer. He is a lodger.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Robert Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper in Niddons Lane, Merriott, Somerset. George snr is shown as 44 year old farm labourer born Crewkerne living with his wife Rachel 43, born East Coker, a farm labourers wife,(their ages are incorrect, should be 54 and 53) and their five children:- George 22 a farm labourer born Merriott; Mary Elizabeth 20 born Merriott, work at sailcloth works; Emily 17 born Lopen, work at sailcloth works; Henry 12 a scholar born Merriott and James 8 a scholar born Merriott. A Robert Hooper a retired widower aged 80 born Merriott is boarding with the family.4
  • Robert Hooper died before 15 October 1885.
  • He was buried on 15 October 1885 in Merriott, Somerset. Robert was 84 years old according to the burial record.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Helen Hawthorn, "E-mail - Helen Hawthorn re Ann Hooper's Will," e-mail to Audrey, 7/11/2008.
  3. Will of Ann Hooper (nee Farr) 1837.
  4. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

Robert Hooper1

M, b. 1821, d. before 28 July 1877
  • Robert Hooper was born in 1821 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of Roger Hooper and Elizabeth Trask.1
  • At the age of 28 years, Robert Hooper married Ann Mitchell, daughter of John Mitchell and Elizabeth Rodgers, on 23 December 1849 in Merriott, in Somerset. The marriage record shows: Ann Mitchell, 24, spinster, Church Street, glove sewer, father John Mitchell a gardener. Witness Harriet Mitchell. Robert Hooper, 26, bachelor, abode Broadway, labourer, father Roger Hooper cattle doctor, witness, John Hooper.1
  • Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Tinker's Lodge, Crewkerne, Somerset. Robert is shown as a 30 year old agricultural labourer, born Merriott, living with his wife Ann, 37, born Merriott and daughter Elizabeth, 6 months also born Merriott.1,2
  • Robert Hooper witnessed the marriage of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper on 20 November 1859 in Merriott, Somerset; The marriage record shows:- Rachel Hooper, 32, spinster, abode Merriott, father James Hooper a labourer, witness Elizabeth Grinter. George Hooper, 33, bachelor, abode Merriott, Labourer, father Roger Hooper a Cattle Driver?, witness Robert Hooper.1
  • Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. Robert is shown as a 40 year old carter, living with his wife Ann aged 37, daughter Elizabeth 10, and sons Henry aged 8, and Edwin aged 3 months. The entire household were born in Merriott.1
  • Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Farm Barton, Merriott, Somerset. Robert is shown as a46 year old agricultural labourer living with his wife Ann aged 45, daughter Elizabeth a 20 year old dressmaker, and son Edwin, a 13 year old labourer. All were born in Merriott.1
  • Robert Hooper died before 28 July 1877.1
  • He was buried on 28 July 1877 in Merriott, Somerset. Robert was 56 years old.1

Children of Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Transcribed Census Returns, Somerset Census 1851, Crewkerne.

Robert Hooper1

M, b. circa 1826
  • Robert Hooper was born circa 1826 in East Coker.1
  • He was the son of James Hooper and Mary Unknown.1
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Robert Hooper was living in the household of James Hooper and Mary Unknown in East Coker. James is shown as a 53 year old hand loom sail cloth weaver, born in Merriott. He is living with his wife Mary 52, born in Stofford and their children Robert 25 a hand loom sail cloth weave born East Coker; Jane a 22 year old hand loom sail cloth weaver born East Coker; George an ag labourer born East Coker; Jesse 15 Worcestershire ? born East Coker; Elizabeth 12 a scholar born East Coker; Emila 8, a scholar and John 4 both born East Coker.2

Citations

  1. Transcribed Census Returns, Somerset Census 1851.
  2. Transcribed Census Returns, Somerset Census 1851, East Coker.

Robert Hooper1

M, b. circa 1865
  • Robert Hooper was born circa 1865 in Lopen, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable.1
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Robert Hooper was living in the household of Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable in Hollaway Street, Lopen. Robert is shown as a 40 year old agricultural labourer, born Merriott. He is living with his 40 year old wife Mariam, a cap maker, and their children:- William 15, an agricultural labourer, John 13, a blacksmiths apprentice, Charles 10 an ag. labourer, Mary 7 a scholar, Robert 6 a scholar and Hannah and Alice both 4. All of the chidlren and Mariam were born in Lopen.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Robert Hooper was living in the household of Robert Hooper and Miriam Cable in Hollaway Street, Lopen. Robert is a 50 year old gardener, born Merriott living with his wife Miriam also 50, born Lopen. William aged 24, a shepherd, Charles aged 20, a farm servant, Mary Ann aged 18 a sail cloth factory operative, Robert aged 16 a carter, and Alice 14 were living with them. All the children were born in Lopen.2

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

Robert Alfred Hooper1,2

M, b. December 1879
  • Robert Alfred Hooper's birth was registered in the Somerset, an unknown place Registration District in the December 1879 Quarter.1,3
  • Robert Alfred Hooper was also known as Alfred.4
  • He was the son of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Robert Alfred Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence in Broadway, Merriott. Geoge is shown as a 39 year old market gardener born Crewkerne. He is living with his wife Ann aged 38 born Merriott, and 7 children:- Lavener, 17 , William 7, Ellen 11,Charles 9, Albert 5, Emma 3 and Robert Alford aged 1. All the children were born in Merriott.4
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Robert Alfred Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence in Broadway, Merriott. George is shown as the 49 year old head, a market gardener living with his 47 year old wife Ann and their children:- Williama 25 year old comber, Ellen a 20 year old shirt maker in a factory, Charles an 18 year old post boy groom, Albert a 16 year old factory hand, Emma a 13 year old shirt maker, and Alfred, 11 a scholar. All of the household were born in Merriott.1

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  2. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Dec 1879 Hooper      Robert Alfred            Chard      5c     405.
  3. FreeBMD, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/cgi/search.pl, Births Dec 1879 Hooper Robert Alfred      Chard      5c     405.
  4. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

Robert George Hooper1,2

M, b. 10 August 1905, d. 25 October 1910
  • Robert George Hooper was born on 10 August 1905 in Queensland.3
  • He was the son of William Hooper and Ada Ellen Moore.
  • Robert George Hooper died on 25 October 1910 in Queensland at age 5.4
  • Robert George Hooper also went by the name of Georgie.

Citations

  1. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m
  2. Annette Rawlings, "Descendants of John Hooper", John Hooper Descendants.
  3. QLD, BDM Index, online https://www.bdm.qld.gov.au/IndexSearch/BirIndexQry.m, Births 1905/4345     Robert George Hooper;     William;     Ada Ellen Moore.
  4. QLD BDM Index online, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Deaths 1910/2167     Robert George     Hooper;     William Hooper;     Ada Ellen Moore.

Roger Hooper1

M, b. 25 May 1789, d. before 25 September 1863
  • Father*: Thomas Hooper1 b. 21 June 1761, d. before 4 June 1829
  • Mother*: Ann Farr1 b. circa 1763, d. 24 December 1837
  • Roger Hooper was baptized on 25 May 1789 in Merriott, Somerset, England.1,2,3
  • He was the son of Thomas Hooper and Ann Farr.1
  • At the age of 26 years, 4 months and 17 days, Roger Hooper married Elizabeth Trask, daughter of John Trask and Fanny Pattemore, on 12 October 1815 in Merriott, in Somerset.3
  • On 29 November 1837Roger Hooper was named as a beneficiary of Ann Farr's will. "The last will and testament of Ann Hooper, widow of Thomas Hooper deceased, of Eggwood Lane in the Parish of Merriott.
    I give my soul to God who gave it in humble faith and hope that for the sake and merits of my dear Redeemer he will in Mercy receive it back to himself.
    I give my body to the dust from which ist was made to be buried in Merriott Church yard in the grave with my beloved son Jesse by the side of my dear husband ___
    I give the cottage in which I live with the garden around it to my son Robert Hooper who resides with me.
    I give my goods and chattels to the same Robert Hooper with the proviso that if Thomas Hooper my son should return that Robert Hooper shall give him proportion of my best bed on which I have lain with the bedstead and bedding.
    I give my wearing apparel between my daughter Susan and my daughter in law Mary the wife of Samuel Hooper.
    Signed this 29th day of November 1837
    Ann (her mark) Hooper. In the presence of Ann Crop (vicar's wife), Samuel Garret?, Elizabeth Farr"

    It was appended on 5 December 1837.
    "I also give to my son Roger Hooper one moiety or half of the piece of plot of garden called Thomas's garden, and I give the other moiety or half of the said garden to my son Thomas Hooper now abroad but in case of his death to the sole use and benefit of my daughter Susan and her children and if _____ Thomas Hooper should not return home I desire that the half garden bequeathed to him be occupied and held by my daughter Susan for her use.
    Signed this fifth day of December 1837.
    Ann (Her mark) Hooper
    In the presence of Joseph Crop, Samuel ____ , Thomas Bayley"

    The will was read on 3 January 1838.
    "The appended will of the late Ann Hooper (who died Dec 24, 1837 and was buried according to her will on Saturday Dec 30th, 1837) was read in the presence of Roger Hooper, Robert Hooper, Mary wife of Samuel Hooper and Susan wife of William Forster, the daughter named in the said will, on January the 3rd 1838 who gave their consent to its contents and determined to abide by it and act accordingly.
    In the presence of Joseph Crop, Vicar of Merriott."4,5

  • Roger Hooper appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. The census record shows Roger as a 64 year old widowed cattle doctor born Merriott living with Rachel Hooper his unmarried 24 year old daughter in law born in Merriott. His granddaughter Martha aged 8 born Merriott is also living with them.3
  • He appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. Roger is shown as a 73 year old veterinary Surgeon born Merriott. Living with him is his son George 34, an agricultural labourerborn Merriott and his wife Rachel born Gailbaker ?and his two grandchildren Martha aged 10 born Merriott and George jr aged 3 born in Merriott.3
  • Roger Hooper died before 25 September 1863 in Merriott, Somerset. The burial record shows Roger was 75 years old.3

Children of Roger Hooper and Elizabeth Trask

Citations

  1. John & Elizabeth Hooper, " Hoopers", Hooper Section.
  2. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Batch No 73617.
  3. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm
  4. Helen Hawthorn, "E-mail - Helen Hawthorn re Ann Hooper's Will," e-mail to Audrey, 7/11/2008.
  5. Will of Ann Hooper (nee Farr) 1837.