Emily Augusta Hooper

(8 June 1814 - 17 October 1883)
     Emily Augusta Hooper was born before 8 June 1814 in Coleman St, London. She was christened on 8 June 1814 in St Stephen Coleman St, London. She was the daughter of William Hooper and Mary [Darby] Bickley.
     Emily Augusta Hooper married William Henry Cox on 3 April 1834 in St Mary, Finchley, London. They married by licence with the consent of parents - she was of Finchley and he was of St Giles.
     Emily Augusta Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in Gt Queen St, St Giles, Finsbury, Middlesex. Emily Cox, 6, Elizabeth Cox 4, Julia Cox 2, living with or next to Joseph & Mary Hillman?/Grantham? 25, female servant, Elizabeth Chater? 25 nurse The previous household at the same address is Jsoeph & Mary Grantham? 40 & 30, of the China Mission, Joseph Grantham 14 (none born in the county) and Frederick Grantham 2, and Mary Garela? 15, female servant - both born in the county.
There was an Emma Cox aged 25, independent, born in the county, was living at London Wall in the parish of St Stephen, Coleman St.
There was also an Emma Hooper, 25, independent, with children Emma 4 & John 2, all born in the county with 2 female servants (Sarah Harris & Charlotte Barron) in Brewhouse Yard (off St John St), St James Clerkenwell, Finsbury
.
     Emily Augusta Hooper and William Henry Cox were recorded on the 1851 census in 12 Pavillion Place, Kemptown, Brighton, Sussex, England. William Henry Cox, age 43, married, head of household, occupation master painter, born St Clements Danes, Mid., Emily Augusta Cox, age 37, wife, married, born, Coleman, Mid., Elizabeth Cox, age 14, daughter, scholar at home born St Giles, Mid., Julia Cox, age 12, daughter, scholar at home, born St Giles, Mid., Mary Ann Cox, age 9, daughter, scholar at home, born St Giles, Mid., Frances Cox, age 5, daughter, scholar at home, born St Giles, Mid., Louisa Cox, age 3, daughter, scholar at home, born Brixton, Surrey.
     Emily Augusta Hooper and William Henry Cox appeared on the 1861 census in Portsmouth Rd, Actington?, Winchester, Hampshire. William Henry Cox, head, 53, printer employing 18 men & boys...., born St Clements, Mdx; Emily Augusta, wife, 47, born City of London; Mary Ann, daughter, 18, born St Giles, Mdx; Frances, daughter, 15, born St Giles; Louisa, daughter 13, born Brixton, Surrey; Henry Heffernan Hoyde?, nephew, 12, born B.., Mdx, plus a cook, coachman and two servants.
     Emily Augusta Hooper was mentioned in the will of George Henry Hooper dated 14 June 1862.
     Emily Augusta Hooper and William Henry Cox appeared on the 1871 census in 38 Brunswick Square, Hove, Sussex. William Cox, head, 64, retired merchant, born Westminster, Mdx; Emily A, wife, 57, born London; Julia, daugher aged 32, Mary A, daughter aged 28, Frances, daughter aged 25, all born London; with four servants; Ellis Tree, son, 26, born Northam, Sussex.
     Emily Augusta Hooper and William Henry Cox appeared on the 1881 census in Hove, Sussex. William H Cox, gentleman, aged 73, born London; Emily A wife aged 68, born London, Mary A Cox, daughter aged 38, born London, pluse five domestic servants.
     Emily Augusta Hooper made a will dated 14 February 1883 in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire. She failed to appoint an executor. The will consists of just over one page of neat, close handwriting.
     Emily died on 17 October 1883 in the Rectory, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, aged 69.
     The administration of her estate was granted to Julia Cox on 10 December 1883 The estate was valued at £2640/6/9. With a few exceptions the estate was divided between her daughters Julia Gray, Mary Ann Cox and Frances Hughes. What had become of her other 2 daughters at this point is not known. Other beneficiaries were noted as follows:
-Jane Reece Thomas and Ann Reece Thomas, her cousins, 100 pounds and a ring each
-her servants who at the time of her death had been in service for 2 years or longer, 19 pounds each
-Audrey Frances Gordon Gray, a gold watch
-Ronald Evelyn Gordon Gray, a gold watch
-Gordon Harry Granville Gray, bookcase and books
Witnesses to the Will were:
-John Cooke Hewlett of Beckenham, Kent
-Alice Gertrude Cox of Guildford, Surrey.

Children of Emily Augusta Hooper and William Henry Cox

Emily Augusta Hooper

(20 May 1854 - )
     Emily Augusta Hooper was born on 20 May 1854 in Brewhouse Yard, St John Street, London. She was the daughter of John James Hooper and Sarah Elizabeth Horder. Emily Augusta Hooper was christened on 9 June 1854 in St James, Clerkenwell, London. James, Robinah, Sarah, Walter, Emily, Frank and Charles were listed as the children of John James Hooper in the 1861 census in 2 Hill-Martin Villas West, Islington.

Emma Anne Warner Hooper

(before 2 November 1838 - 23 September 1917)
     Emma Anne Warner Hooper was born before 2 November 1838 in Brompton, Kensington RD, Middlesex. She was christened on 2 November 1838 in St Mary Abbotts, Kensington, Middlesex. She was the daughter of Nathaniel Hooper and Emma Warner.
     Emma Anne Warner Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in the household of Nathaniel Hooper and Emma Warner in Greville Place, St Marylebone, Westminster. Katherine, Elizabeth, Mary, Emma and Cecilia were listed as the children of Nathaniel Hooper in the 1851 census in The Rise, Richmond, Surrey. Emma Anne Warner Hooper was widowed on 5 March 1858 on the death of her husband Nathaniel Hooper. Emma and Cecilia was listed as the daughter of Emma Warner in the 1861 census in 3 Park Villas, Datchet, Buckinghamshire. Emma Hooper, head,widow, aged 59, widow of a solicitor, born London, Mdx; Katherine S Hooper, step daughter, unmarried, 34, fundholder, born Evercreech, Somerset; Elizabeth S Hooper, step daughter aged 33, fundholder, born Fulham, Mdx; Emma A W Hooper, daughter, aged 22, fundholder, born Brompton, Mdx; Cecilia P Hooper, daugher 17, born ... Mdx; with a cook and a housemaid.
     Emma died on 23 September 1917 in Ventnor, Isle of Wight, Hampshire.
     Her will was proved on 26 January 1918. Emma Anne Warner Hooper of Ventnor House, Ventnor, Isle of Wight and of Combemartin, Marchmont-road, Wallington, Surrey, spinster, probate granted to Jonathan Edwin Booth, secretary public company. Effects £2267 18s 5d.

Esther Hooper

(26 October 1837 - before 1862)
     Esther Hooper was born on 26 October 1837 in Bloomsbury Square, London. He was the son of George Henry Hooper and Margaret Brewse Ross. Esther Hooper was christened on 13 November 1837 in St George, Bloomsbury, London.
     Esther Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in the household of George Henry Hooper in Bloomsbury St, St George Bloomsbury, London.
     Esther died before 1862. She may be the Esther Hooper whose death was registered in East London in the Sep quarter of 1859.

Fannie De Berniere Hooper

(1 February 1842 - )
     Fannie De Berniere Hooper married Spier Whitaker. Fannie De Berniere Hooper was born on 1 February 1842. She was the daughter of John de Berniere Hooper and Mary Elizabeth Hooper.
     Fannie De Berniere Hooper lived, 1905.

Florence Hooper

(1900 - )
     Florence Hooper was born in 1900. She was not with them in the 1901 census so probably died young. She was the daughter of Walter Edmund Hooper and Annie Jaconda Styles.

Frances Hooper

(24 June 1822 - )
     Frances Hooper was christened on 24 June 1822 in St Giles, Camberwell, Surrey. She was the daughter of James Hooper and Sophia Richman.
     Frances Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in the household of James Hooper and Sophia Richman in Deptford Lane, Peckham, Camberwell, St Giles, Surrey. Ellen, Frances, Alfred and John were listed as the children of James Hooper in the 1851 census in 'Acorn House', Queens Rd, Peckham, Surrey, England. Frances and Ellen were listed as the children of James Hooper in the 1861 census in 14 Bath Place, Peckham, Camberwell, Surrey.

Frances Harriet Hooper

(21 May 1858 - 12 March 1916)
     Frances Harriet Hooper was christened on 21 May 1858 in St Giles, Camberwell, Surrey. She was the daughter of Henry Hooper and Susannah Sanderson. Sophia, Arthur, Mary, Jessie, Katherine and Frances were listed as the children of Henry Hooper in the 1861 census in Penshurst Place, St Giles parish, Camberwell, Surrey. Mary, Jessie, Katherine and Frances were listed as the children of Susannah Sanderson in the 1871 census in 2 Lyndhurst Place, Camberwell, Surrey. Frances Harriet Hooper was listed as Susannah Sanderson's daughter in the 1881 census.
     The marriage of Frances Harriet Hooper and Frank Adams was registered in Edmonton RD, Middlesex, in the March 1885 quarter.
     Frances Harriet Hooper and Frank Adams appeared on the 1891 census in 21 Manor Rd, Beckenham, Kent. Frank Adams, 43, agent (fancy goods) born Plymoth and his wife Frances H, 32, born Peckham.
     Frances Harriet Hooper and Frank Adams appeared on the 1901 census in Green Bank, Rudgwick, Sussex. Frank Adams 53, farmer, born Plymouth; his wife Francis H Adams 42, born Camberwell; Susannah Hooper 82, widow, mother in law, born Islington; Alice Baker 33, Elizabeth L Ashby 20, servants.
     Frances Harriet Hooper and Frank Adams appeared on the 1911 census in Pinehust Clairview Rd, Streatham. Frank Adams, 63, private means, born Plymouth, wife Francis H Adams 52, born Camberwell, married 26 years, no children; with a geneal servant..
     Frances died on 12 March 1916 in Eastbourne RD, Sussex, aged 57.
     The administration of her estate was granted to Katherine Hooper on 6 May 1916 at the Principal Probate Registry, London. Frances Harriet Adams of 3 Hyde Gardens, Eastbourne, widow, died 12 March 1916. Administration 6 May to Katherine Gray (wife of Henry Gray). Effects £2092/8/4.

Frances Susan Whittuck Hooper

     Frances Susan Whittuck Hooper married Frederick Robert Cruttwell, son of Robert Cruttwell and Mary Ann Noad, on 31 July 1865 in Holy Trinity, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. Frederick Robert Cruttwell 24 bachelor, Solicitor of Bath to Frances Susan Whittuck Hoper 23 spinster of Trinity. Fathers: Robert Cruttwell, Solicitor and Peter Hooper, Gent.

Frank Addison Hooper

(24 December 1858 - )
     Frank Addison Hooper was born on 24 December 1858 in Alma? Rd, St Paul's Rd, Highbury, London. He was the son of John James Hooper and Sarah Elizabeth Horder. Frank Addison Hooper was christened on 28 December 1860 in St James, Clerkenwell, London. James, Robinah, Sarah, Walter, Emily, Frank and Charles were listed as the children of John James Hooper in the 1861 census in 2 Hill-Martin Villas West, Islington.

Frederick Hooper

(20 December 1846 - 2 March 1915)
     Frederick Hooper was born on 20 December 1846 in 2 Albion Villas, Liverpool Rd, Islington, London. He was the son of William Benjamin Hooper and Mary Ann Trull. Frederick Hooper was christened on 3 February 1847 in St Mary Magdalene, Holloway Rd, Islington. William, Robert, Mary and Frederick were listed as the children of Mary Ann Trull in the 1851 census in Islington, London . Mary and Frederick were listed as the children of Mary Ann Trull in the 1871 census in 342 Liverpool Road, Finsbury, Islington. Mary and Frederick were listed as the children of Mary Ann Trull in the 1881 census in 342 Liverpool Road, Islington. Mary and Frederick were listed as the children of Mary Ann Trull in the 1891 census in Islington. Frederick Hooper was the informant at the death of Mary Ann Trull, on 3 March 1892.
     Frederick Hooper and Mary Ann Hooper appeared on the 1901 census in 342 Liverpool Rd, Islington. Mary A Gillham 60, head, living on own means, born Islington; Fredk Hooper 54, brother, ditto; Rosa Gillham 73, sister in law, living on own means, born Greenwich; with servants Lucy Gibbs 43, Amy Jiggings 20.
     Frederick died on 2 March 1915 in London, England, aged 68. He was aged 67 according to his grave entry.. He was buried on 9 March 1915 in Highgate. The Hooper family gravestone reads: Also Frederick, youngest son of the above. Died 2 March 1915 aged 67.
     Frederick Hooper was mentioned as being deceased in the will of Mary Ann Gillham dated 30 April 1919.

Frederick Sanderson Hooper

(March 1851 - before 29 May 1852)
     Frederick Sanderson Hooper's birth was registered in the quarter ending in March 1851 in Camberwell, Surrey. He was the son of Henry Hooper and Susannah Sanderson. Sophia, Arthur, Mary and Frederick were listed as the children of Henry Hooper in the 1851 census in 8 Lyndhurst Grove, Camberwell, Surrey.
     Frederick died before 29 May 1852 in Lyndhurst Grove, Camberwell, Camberwell RD, Surrey. He was buried on 29 May 1852 in St Giles, Camberwell, Surrey.

George Hooper

(4 May 1837 - 17 March 1916)
     George Hooper was born on 4 May 1837 in 8 Manchester Terrace, Liverpool Rd, Islington, London. He was the son of William Benjamin Hooper and Mary Ann Trull. George Hooper was christened on 26 May 1837 in Holy Trinity, Islington, London.
     George Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in the household of Martha Gambell and William Benjamin Hooper in Manchester Terrace, Islington.
     He was not with his family in the 1851 census. George and Mary were listed as the children of William Benjamin Hooper in the 1861 census in Mimms Village, South Mimms.
     George Hooper appeared on the 1871 census in 3 Charles St, St Anne Soho, Westminster. George Hooper, head, unmarried, aged 33, jeweller, born Islington. He was listed as a lodger in George Hooper's household in the 1881 census in 86 Ifield Road, Kensington. He witnessed the second marriage of Alfred Morgan Gillham and Mary Ann Hooper on 18 July 1891 in St Mary, Islington, London.
     George died on 17 March 1916 aged 78. He was buried on 23 March 1916 in Highgate, London. The Hooper family gravestone reads: Also of George, brother of above [Frederick Hooper]. Died 17 March 1916 aged 77.

George Hooper

(8 June 1737 - )
     George Hooper was christened on 8 June 1737 in Sprouston, Roxburghshire. He was the son of Henry or Harry Hooper and Agnes Burn.

George Hooper

(16 May 1826 - 11 April 1849)
     George Hooper was christened on 16 May 1826 in Kelso, Roxburghshire. He was the son of Peter Hooper and Margaret Scott.
     George died on 11 April 1849 in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland, aged 22. MI: Erected in memory of Robert Hooper son of Peter Hooper ironmonger in Kelso who ded 6 July 1833 aged 11 years ...also his son George who died at Rothesay 11 April 1849 aged 22 years....

George Hooper

(15 May 1747 - 1821)
     George Hooper was christened on 15 May 1747 in Trinity church, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of Rev William Hooper and Mary Dennie.
     George was educated at the Latin School, Boston, Massachusetts.
     George Hooper married Catherine Maclaine before 1775.
     George, though a loyalist from conviction, was a man of unimpeachable integrity, and charming personality, and possessed the esteem and confidence of his acquaintances. He was considered by competent judges to be the equal of either of his brothers in ability and literary taste.
     George Hooper made a will dated 8 April 1820 in Wilmington, North Carolina. See A Goodwin's website at: www.fscompass.com/wills/GHooper1820.html for a transcript of his will and further information on this line.
     George died in 1821 in North Caroliina, USA. George, the third child, also migrated to Wilmington where he was the first president of the Bank of Cape Fear. He died in 1821.

Children of George Hooper and Catherine Maclaine

George Atwick Hooper

(25 August 1794 - 24 May 1820)
     George Atwick Hooper was born on 25 August 1794 in Middlesex, England. He was the son of James Hooper and Katherine Saxon. George Atwick Hooper was christened on 5 November 1794 in St George Hanover Square, Westminster.
     George died on 24 May 1820 in Walham Green, London, aged 25. On Wednesday the 24th inst., at Walham Green, aged 25 George Atwick, the youngest son of the late James Hooper. Esq., of Cheyne Walk, Chelsea.

George Beatty Hooper

     George Beatty Hooper was the son of George William Hooper.

Rev George Brereton Hooper

(September 1850 - 4 May 1934)
     Rev George Brereton Hooper's birth was registered in the quarter ending in September 1850 in Gt Stanmore, Middlesex. He was the son of Rev Robert Poole Hooper and Harriet Brereton. Rev George Brereton Hooper was christened on 11 October 1850 in St John the Evangelist, Gt Stanmore.
     Rev George Brereton Hooper was listed in the household of George Henry Hooper as a grandchild in the 1851 census in 19 Bloomsbury Square, St George Bloomsbury, London. George, Robert, Randle and Henry was listed as the son of Rev Robert Poole Hooper in the 1861 census in Manor Cottage, Langham, Norfolk. Robert Poole Hooper, head, mar, 34, clerk in holy orders, without cure of souls, born Bloomsbury, Mdx; Harriot, wife, 34 born Blakeney, Nfk; George Brereton, son 10? born Gt Stanmore, Mdx; Harriet Anna, daughter 9, born Blakeney, Nfk; Robert Poole, son, 7, born Thornage Nfk; Randle Brereton, son 6, ditto; Augusta Maude, daughter 5, ditto, Margaret Ross, daughter 3, born Langham, Nfk; Henry Brereton, son 1, ditto; Margaret Hooper, sister, unmarried, 47, born Bloomsbury, Mdx; and four servants.
     George was educated from from August 1864 to June 1870 at Uppingham school, Rutland.
     George matriculated at Emmanuel College, Cambridge University, from 2 May 1870 to 1877. He was admitted pensioner Emmanuel College, Cambridge 2 May 1870. Elder son of Rev Robert Poole (1845) of Brighton. B. 1849. School Uppingham, Matric. Mich. 1870, Scholar, B.A. 1874, M.A. 1877. George, Harriet, Augusta, Margaret, Herbert, Helen, William and James were listed as the children of Rev Robert Poole Hooper in the 1871 census in 29 Cambridge Rd, Hove, Sussex. George was a clergyman from 1876 to 1934. Ordained Deacon (Peterborough) 1876, Priest 1878, Curate of St Edmunds Northampton 1876-9, Rector of Courteenhall Northants 1879-87, Curate of Woolverston Sfk 1887-9, Vicar of Herodsfoot Cornwall 1889-1893, Vicar of St Just in Penwith 1893-1900, Rector of Camborne 1900-1934, Rural Dean of Carmarthen N., 1921-2. Also listed as Vicar of St Keyne inthe Lake's Falmouth Packet & Cornwall Advertiser 30 Jan 1892..
     Rev George Brereton Hooper appeared on the 1881 census in the Rectory, Courteenhall, Northamptonshire. George B Hooper, head, unmarried, aged 29, born Stanmow, Middlesex, Head, Rector Of Courteenhall; with a boarder: Henry R P Salmon, aged 15, born at Gayton, Northampton, scholar, and two domestic servants.
     The marriage of Rev George Brereton Hooper and Annie Gibson was registered in Wokingham RD, in the June 1884 quarter.
     Rev George Brereton Hooper and Annie Gibson appeared on the 1891 census in the Vicarage, Duloe, Cornwall. George B Hooper, head, 40, clerk in Holy Orders, vicar, born Stanmore, Mdx; Annie, wife, 35, born Pelham Furneaux, Hertfordshire?; with his brother in law Bernard Gibson, 43, graduate of Christ's College, Cambridge, born Pelham Furneaux, Hrt, and his sister in law (both married, presumably to each other) Harriett C Gibson, born Paddington, Mdx and a nephew Arnold ... Gibson, 8 and niece Dorothy Gibson aged 6, both born at Paddington; and two servants.
     Of the Title of Mr P, E.J. Hooper to Reversionary Interest in certain real & personal Estate under the Will of the late George Henry Hooper Esq. re. deceased' - ref. Add Mss 5382 - date: 1898The entries are mainly concerned with litigation, and include an affidavit (made 13 Dec. 1873) by George Henry Hooper, s. of the said George Henry Hoopergiving details of his marriage and his children, etc. The real estate in question comprised a freehold and copyhold estate at Shoreham and Beeding; a freehold farm at Bushey (co. Herts.) called Harts Farm; and 16, 17 Old Burlington Street, 25 & 26 Savile Row, and 5 Hanover Street, London

FILE - Draft instructions to counsel - ref. Add Mss 5401 - date: 1911
[from Scope and Content] Herbert Ross Hooper and James Brereton Hooper paid £2,000 of the consideration of £7,000 in Add Mss 5399, it being intended that they should mortgage the property to the vendor to secure the remaining £5,000. The conveyance [Add Mss 5399] was therefore prepared and executed, 'but as an escrow pending the payment of the £5000 on the execution of the mortgage', said H.R. Hooper and J.B. Hooper recently purchased some freehold property in Shoreham for £1,350 and said J.B. Hooper applied to Rev. R[obert] P[oole] Hooper (his father) and C[harles] R[obert] Rivington to lend the £1,350 and £5,000 from certain funds of which they were trustees with him, and this they agreed to do upon having the consent in writing of all the beneficiaries under the trust; the former sum was advanced upon the title deeds being deposited with the trust papers, and the latter sum was to have been provided as soon as H.R. Hooper and J.B. Hooper had executed the mortgage. Before this was prepared J.B. Hooper fell ill and a receiver of his estate appointed, 'and it has transpired that H.R. Hooper & James B. Hooper entered into these transactions as Trustees for themselves and their seven brothers and sisters but there is nothing in writing defining the terms of the trust or the powers of the Trustees'. The brothers and sisters desire that Henry Brereton Hooper (the receiver of J.B. Hooper's estate) be appointed trustee and that the trustees should have wide powers of dealing with the freehold by sale or otherwise, including power to raise money by mortgage to pay off the £5,000 and to develop the Shoreham property

FILE - Letters (4) to Messrs. Rivington & Son(s) relating to the sale by Mr. Hooper to the Shoreham by Sea Urban District Council of 'the Town Hall, vaults under, and wharf' - ref. Add Mss 5404 - date: 1911.
     Rev George Brereton Hooper and Annie Gibson appeared on the 1901 census in the Rectory, Camborne, Cornwall. George B Hooper, head, 50, clergyman (Church of England), born Stanmore, Mdx; Annie, wife aged 47, born Pelham, Hrt; with three servants.
     Letter from the Hooper family 30 March 1912: G[eorge] B[rereton] Hooper, H[arriett] A[nna] Carr, A[ugusta] M[aude] Hooper, M[argaret] R[oss] Hooper, H[elen] E[lizabeth] Hooper, H[enry] B[rereton] Hooper, W[illiam] B[arwick] Hooper, and H[erbert] R[oss] Hooper, to Rev. R[obert] P[oole] Hooper, C[harles] R[obert] Rivington, and H[enry] B[ereton] Hooper [trustees under the will of George Henry Hooper the elder], to raise and pay to Mrs. Eva Florence Hooper £5,000 from the funds of the 'Stanmore Trust', the balance of the above purchase money of £7,000. 'We are aware that is so doing you will be exceeding your powers as Trustees but the purchase was made for the joint benefit of all of us and of our brother James Brereton Hooper and it is important in our interests that the money should now be paid and we undertake to the extent of our several interests to indemnify you from all the consequences of complying with this request'.
     Elise Annie Grosholtz married secondly Rev George Brereton Hooper on 14 April 1915 in St Andrew, Fulham, London. He was aged 64, widower, of Camborne, clerk in Holy Orders, she was aged 28, a spinster of 23 Palliser Rd, daughter of Matthias August Edward Grosholtz, architect.
     George died on 4 May 1934 in Lewes RD, Sussex, aged 83.
     His will was proved on 18 August 1934 at the Principal Probate Registry. The Reverend George Brerton Hooper, of the Rectory, Camborne, Cornwall, clerk, died 4 May 1934. Effects £16,270.

George De Berniere Hooper

(1809 - 1892)
     George De Berniere Hooper was born in 1809 in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, USA. He was the son of Archibald Maclaine Hooper and Charlotte de Bernier.
     1835. Letter, George D. Hooper, visiting in Wilmington, asked C P Mallett's permission to propose marriage to Caroline Mallett.
     George De Berniere Hooper married Caroline Eliza Mallett in 1836. Other children of Caroline and George Hooper were Sophia Betty, Archibald Maclaine, and William, all of whom died young.
     1838. 18 letters, March to May, between George and Caroline Hooper, who was in North Carolina for her health, spending most of her time with her father in Fayetteville. In the summer, Hooper visited his wife in Fayetteville and went on to Tennessee on a business trip for her father. There are three letters about his travel.
     1848. Letters from Charles P. Mallett with family news; Charlotte De Berniere Hooper with news of the activities of John De Berniere Hooper; and Jane McCrady of Charleston proposing to start a school for young girls in the home of her brother-in-law, Henry Trescott.
1850. Letters from Charlotte Hooper in Littleton, North Carolina where John D. Hooper and William Hooper were running a school; Mrs. Mary Johnson in Charleston about preparations for John C. Calhoun's funeral; and Charles P. Mallett in Fayetteville with family news and complaints about hard times for manufacturers of cotton goods.
1851. Two letters between Caroline and George Hooper.
1853. Letters from Mary Charlotte Roberts; Charles P. Mallett with family news and a discussion of his slaves and their religious faith; and from an unidentified sister condoling Caroline Hooper for the death of her son.
1854. One letter from Charles P. Mallett on religious matters.
1857 and 1859. Two letters between Caroline and George Hooper, and one from Charles P. Mallett with family news.
1864. Letter from Mrs. Martha A. E. Philpotts in Goochland County, Virginia on behalf of Mrs. Caroline Keeling who
apparently committed a crime in Alabama while travelling for her health. Mrs. Philpotts offered to procure evidence of Mrs Keeling's insanity in order to aid Hooper, her lawyer. George was a lawyer. He was a member of the Bar of Columbus, Georgia, for a time chancellor of the east division of Alabama, and one of the best known supreme court and chancery lawyers of the state.
He taught school in Wilmington and Charleston, studied law in Wilmington, and began practice in Alabama in 1833. The letters show that he lived successively in LaFayette, Alabama; Columbus, Georgia; and Crawford and Opelika, Alabama.
     1873 to 1880. Three letters from Mary Hooper, the wife of John D. Hooper, Caroline Alice Hooper, and George William Hooper, relating family news and discussing business affairs.
Undated. Letters from George Hooper, Edward Mallett, and Helen D. Hooper (the daughter of John D. Hooper), with family news.
     George died in 1892 in Alabama, USA.

George Henry Hooper

(7 December 1779 - 15 June 1863)
     George Henry Hooper was born on 7 December 1779 in St Marylebone, Westminster, Middlesex. He was the son of John Hooper and Mary Fawler. George Henry Hooper was christened on 2 January 1780 in St Marylebone. George was a merchant in 11 Coleman Street Buildings, London, from 1805 to 1840.
     George Henry Hooper was mentioned in the will of John Benjamin Hooper dated 22 June 1807. George Henry Hooper was an executor of John Benjamin Hooper's estate on 2 July 1808 in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury.
     George Henry Hooper married Margaret Brewse Ross on 15 May 1812 in St Pancras Old Church, London. The mariage settlement was dated 14 May 1812. George Henry Hooper was listed in a directory dated 1815 at London.
     George Henry Hooper and Dr Robert Hooper, William Hooper, Rev Thomas Poole Hooper and John Benjamin Hooper were mentioned on 2 November 1820. George Henry Hooper of Bloomsbury Square (co. Mdx.), esq. (also nephew and heir according to the custom of the borough and manor of New Shoreham of said Thomas Fawler). George was a director of Crown Life Assurance Company from 1830 to 1853 in London. He was chairman in 1845 and a director in 1853. Their office was at 33 Bridge St, Blackfriars.
     In Rev Thomas Poole Hooper's will dated 10 October 1836, George Henry Hooper was named as executor of the estate.
     George Henry Hooper lived at 19 Bloomsbury Square, London, from 1837. He was listed as a Freeman of the city of London, on 10 December 1840. Born without the Liberty of the City to wit at the parish of Marylebone, George Henry Hooper, son of John Hooper, Citizen and Founder of London … admitted by patrimony. The admission of the father is entered in the book … bears date the 7th day of December in the 6th year of the Reign of Goerge the Third … 1766. Born 1779.
This is to certify that George Henry Hooper (son of John Hooper, late Citizen and Founder of London) of Coleman Street Buildings, was admitted 10 day of December 1840 by patrimony.
     George Henry Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in Bloomsbury St, St George Bloomsbury, London. George Hooper, 61, Ind. George Hooper, 25, student at law, Mary 22, Robert 14, Esther 3, all born in the county.
     George was registered as George Hooper for a freehold house & land at Gt Stanmore, on the 1841 electoral roll.
     George Henry Hooper lived at The Cottage, Gt Stanmore, from 1845 to 1859.
     George Henry Hooper lived, June 1846. 19 Bloomsbury Sq, London; and New Shoreham; and Stanmore.
     George Henry Hooper was recorded on the 1851 census in 19 Bloomsbury Square, St George Bloomsbury, London. George H Hooper 69, widow, magistrate, born Marylebone; his daughters Helen 37 & Margaret 35, son Robert P Hooper 24, married, no occupation, all born at St George Bloomsbury, daughter in law Harriet Hooper 24, born Blakeney, Nfk, grandson George R Hooper 6 months born Stanmore, Mdx. He had 6 servants in the household. He was listed in a directory dated 1858 as George Henry Hooper esq at Gt Stanmore.
     George Henry Hooper lived at Gt Stanmore, between 1860 and 1862. In the 1862-3 rate book #2732, Hooper, George Henry of Regency Square Brighton, holding freehold house and land, for the Cottge, Stanmore Hill, is crossed out.
     George Henry Hooper lived at 5 Regency Square, Brighton, between 1861 and 1863.
     George Henry Hooper and George Henry Hooper appeared on the 1861 census in Brighton. George Henry Hooper, widower aged 81, Justice of the Peace, born Clerkenwell; Helen, daughter, unmarried,aged 48, born Brompton, Mdx; George Henry, son, 45, barrister, ditto with six servants.
     George Henry Hooper made a will dated 14 June 1862 in Regency Square, Brighton. He was late of Bloomsbury Square, Middlesex and desired to be buried in the family vault at Shoreham. He mentions his late wife Margaret Brewse Ross, his late brother William Hooper, his cousin Nathaniel Hooper deceased, his son in law Joseph Maude of Chirk, Denbighshire, his eldest son George Henry Hooper the younger and his five children Helen, Margaret, George Henry, Mary Fawler (Maude) and Robert Poole Hooper. He also mentions his late brothers Robert Hooper and Rev Thomas Poole Hooper. He mentions his daughter in law Harriot, wife of Robert Poole and niece and nephews Emily Cox, William Benjamin Hooper and John James Hooper. He owned a cottage in Sussex Place, New Shoreham. His son George Henry was anticipating marriage with Miss Julia Beetham Churchill. He mentions his house and grounds at Stanmore Hill, Stanmore and freehold and copyhold property in the parishes of Old and New Shoreham, Beeding, Cowfold, Sussex, freehold farm in the parish of Bushey, Hertfordshire, and freehold messuages or tenements and premises at 16 & 17 Old Burlington Street, 13 St James Place, 5 Hanover Square and 21 Saville Row in Middlesex and leasehold messuages in Old Burlington Street, Cork St and Seymour Place, Bryanston Square and Bloomsbury Square, Middlesex. He had shares in Shoreham Harbour, stocks and bonds, shares in land companies, the Crown Life Assurance Company and railway companies. His daughter Mary Fawler Maude may reside rent free in his house in St John St, New Shoreham. He requested that his grandson did not enter the army or navy or any occupation requiring them to go the East or West Indies or any other hot or unhealthy climate. If his daughters were to become Catholics they were to lose their income.
     George died on 15 June 1863 in Brighton, aged 83. He was buried on 23 June 1863 in the side chapel of St Mary le Haura, New Shoreham, Sussex.
     His will was proved on 9 July 1863 at the Principal Probate Registry, London. His effects were under £35,000. George Henry Hooper late of of 5 Regency Square, Brighton, Ssx who died 15 June 1863. The executor was Reverend Joseph Maude of Chirk, Denbighshire and the Rev Robert Poole Hooper of 29 Cambridge Rd, Brighton the son. The trustees of his estate sold his property at Peacock Hill.

Children of George Henry Hooper and Margaret Brewse Ross

George Henry Hooper

(19 September 1815 - 13 July 1904)
     George Henry Hooper was born on 19 September 1815 in Bloomsbury Square, London. He was the son of George Henry Hooper and Margaret Brewse Ross. George Henry Hooper was christened on 14 February 1816 in St George, Bloomsbury.
     George matriculated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, from 1834 to 1838. He was admitted pensioner (aged 18) at Trinity College Cambridge 30 June 1834. Son of George Henry [of Bloomsbury Square, London]. Born in London, school Stanmore Middlesex (Mr Barron). Matric. Mich. 1834, B.A. 1838, M.A. 1841.
     George matriculated at Lincoln's Inn, London, on 17 January 1837. George was a barrister from 5 May 1841, London. He was called to the bar 5 May 1841.
     George Henry Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in the household of George Henry Hooper in Bloomsbury St, St George Bloomsbury, London.
     George Henry Hooper lived at 8 Old Square, Lincoln's Inn, London, from 1844 to 1848. He was listed in a directory dated between 1850 and 1859 at Oxford & Cambridge Club Chambers, 15 Regent Street, London. He is not listed in 1866 and 1868.He was not at the Club on the night of the census.
     George Henry Hooper lived at 9 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London, 1853.
     George Henry Hooper and George Henry Hooper appeared on the 1861 census in 5 Regency Square, Brighton. George Henry Hooper, widower aged 81, Justice of the Peace, born Clerkenwell; Helen, daughter, unmarried,aged 48, born Brompton, Mdx; George Henry, son, 45, barrister, ditto with six servants.
     George Henry Hooper married Julia Beetham Churchill circa 21 August 1862 in St James, Westminster, St James Westminster RD, Middlesex. They married by licence dated 21 Aug 1862. Appeared personally George Henry Hooper the younger Esq of the parish of St James Westiminster, a bachlor of 21 and upwards and prayed a licence for the solemnization of matrimony in the parish church of St James in Westminster aforesaid between him and Julia Beetham Churchill of the parish of Brighton in the county of Sussex a spinster of the age of 21 and upwards .... Signed G H Hooper..
     George Henry Hooper lived at 1 Bennett St, St James St, London, between 1875 and 1879.
     George Henry Hooper appeared on the 1891 census in 23 Queen St, London, St George Hanover Square. He was a 78 year old widower, lodger and a retired barrister. Birthplace not given.
     George Henry Hooper appeared on the 1901 census in London, St George Hanover Square . George H Hooper, 83, widower?, odd man, born St Pancras, London.
     George died on 13 July 1904 in London, St George Hanover Square RD, Middlesex, aged 88.
     George Henry Hooper mentioned on 18 January 1906.

Children of George Henry Hooper and Julia Beetham Churchill

George William Hooper

( - 1883)
     George W. and his brother Charles joined volunteer companies of the Confederate Army at the beginning of the War for Southern Independence. George went into the battle of Seven Pines, as Captain in the 6th Alabama Regiment, was shot in the side, had the bones of both legs broken and lost the use of his right hand. He was highly complimented by Gen. Rhodes for his courage and ability and received promotion as Lieutenant Colonel for that day's fight. ' He was then about twenty years old and this was his only battle, but he afterwards performed for the Confederate States Army, several commissions such as were possible to a cripple. After the war he was Prosecuting Attorney for Russell county, Alabama, was a successful lawyer.
His son George Beatty was the father of Mrs. Bennett, the owner of the papers. George William Hooper was the son of George De Berniere Hooper and Caroline Eliza Mallett.
     George died in 1883. He left a widow and children..

Child of George William Hooper

George William Hooper

(21 September 1878 - before 1891?)
     George William Hooper was born on 21 September 1878 in Hoxton, London. He was the son of Walter Henry Hooper and Maria Ann Colston. George William Hooper was christened on 13 October 1878 in St Thomas, Charterlhouse, Islington, London. Ellen, Walter, George and Maria were listed as the children of Walter Henry Hooper in the 1881 census in 8 Rawstone Street, Clerkenwell, London.
     George died before 1891?. He was not with the family in the 1891 census - but he may have been away at school or serving an apprenticeship.

Georgina Maud Hooper

(after April 1885 - )
     Georgina Maud Hooper married Ernest Unknown. Georgina Maud Hooper was born after April 1885. She was the daughter of Walter Henry Hooper and Maria Ann Colston. Ellen, Walter, Georgina and Henry were listed as the children of Walter Henry Hooper in the 1891 census in 8 Rawstone Street, Clerkenwell, London.

Harold Kendal Hooper

(9 July 1861 - 27 May 1892)
     Harold Kendal Hooper was born on 9 July 1861 in London, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England. He was the son of John Rossi Hooper and Elizabeth Glover. Harold Kendal Hooper was christened on 4 October 1861 in St Giles, Camberwell, Surrey, England.
     Harold was registered as a clerk at Castle St, Dunedin, on the 1890 electoral roll.
     Harold died He was aged 30 and had no children. He was buried at the Northern Cemetery. The memorial also mentions his parents Elizabeth wife of John R Hooper, died Dec 1911, aged 82 and John Rossi Hooper died 8 Nov 1917 aged 91. Also mentioned are Helen Maud Hooper died 20 Sep 1941, and her husband William Lawrence Hooper d 28 June 1942. on 27 May 1892 in Dunedin, New Zealand, aged 30.

Harriet Hooper

(before March 1831 - )
     Harriet Hooper was born before March 1831 in St George, Hanover Square, Westminster. She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Harriet Elizabeth Scott.
     Harriet Hooper appeared on the 1841 census in the household of Charles Hooper and Harriet Elizabeth Scott in St Helen Bishopsgate, London. Harriet was listed as the daughter of Charles Hooper in the 1851 census in 7 Studley Tce, Lambeth, St Mary, Surrey. Harriet was listed as the daughter of Harriet Elizabeth Scott in the 1861 census in 13 Studley Tce, Lambeth, St Barnabas, Surrey. Harriet Hooper, head, widow, 62, born Tottenham, Mdx with her daughter Harriet aged 30, born Pimlico.

Harriet Anna Hooper

(December 1851 - 6 February 1932)
     Harriet Anna Hooper's birth was registered in the quarter ending in December 1851 in Blakeney, Walsingham RD, Norfolk. She was the daughter of Rev Robert Poole Hooper and Harriet Brereton. Harriet, Augusta and Margaret was listed as the daughter of Rev Robert Poole Hooper in the 1861 census in Manor Cottage, Langham, Norfolk. Robert Poole Hooper, head, mar, 34, clerk in holy orders, without cure of souls, born Bloomsbury, Mdx; Harriot, wife, 34 born Blakeney, Nfk; George Brereton, son 10? born Gt Stanmore, Mdx; Harriet Anna, daughter 9, born Blakeney, Nfk; Robert Poole, son, 7, born Thornage Nfk; Randle Brereton, son 6, ditto; Augusta Maude, daughter 5, ditto, Margaret Ross, daughter 3, born Langham, Nfk; Henry Brereton, son 1, ditto; Margaret Hooper, sister, unmarried, 47, born Bloomsbury, Mdx; and four servants. George, Harriet, Augusta, Margaret, Herbert, Helen, William and James were listed as the children of Rev Robert Poole Hooper in the 1871 census in 29 Cambridge Rd, Hove, Sussex. Harriet, Margaret, Helen, Herbert, William and James were listed as the children of Rev Robert Poole Hooper in the 1881 census in 31 Cambridge Road, Hove, Sussex.
     The marriage of Harriet Anna Hooper and George Anderson Carr was registered in Steyning RD, Sussex, in the June 1888 quarter.
     Harriet Anna Hooper and Augusta Maude Hooper, Margaret Ross Hooper, Helen Elizabeth Hooper, Henry Brereton Hooper, William Barwick Hooper, Capt Herbert Ross Hooper, James Brereton Hooper and Lt Robert Poole Hooper were mentioned on 30 March 1912.
     Harriet died on 6 February 1932 in Hove, Sussex, aged 80.
     Her will was proved on 25 May 1932 at the Principal Probate Registry. Harriet Anna Carr of Courtland Hotel, THe Drive, Hove, Sussex, widow who died 6 Feb 1932. Proved London to William Brereton Hooper Carr, retired Captain HM Army. Effects £14362/0/5.

Children of Harriet Anna Hooper and George Anderson Carr

Harry Hooper

(circa 1856? - )
     Harry Hooper was born circa 1856? In St Mary, Islington, London. He was the son of Samuel Hooper and Louisa Taylor. Harry was listed as the son of Samuel Hooper in the 1861 census in 11 Hamilton? Tce, Plumstead, Kent. Samuel Hooper, head, married, 36, Cl solicitor managing; born Evercreech, Somerset, with his wife Louisa aged 40, born Blackfriars Rd, Surrey and their son Harry aged 4/8?, scholar, born St Mary's Islington, Mdx.

Harry Hooper

(1880 - before 1891?)
     Harry Hooper was born in 1880. He was the son of Walter Henry Hooper and Maria Ann Colston.
     Harry died before 1891?. He was not with the family in the 1891 census - but he may have been away at school or serving an apprenticeship.