Constantine Alexander Hopkins

M, #9713, b. 31 July 1831, d. 9 July 1863
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Constantine Alexander Hopkins was born on 31 July 1831 at Tennessee.1,2 He may have been born on 31 July 1831. As of 31 July 1831, Constantine Alexander Hopkins was also known as Alex.2 He was the son of Andrew Norman Hopkins and Jane McChristian.2 He appeared as a son on the census of 24 September 1850 in the household of Andrew Hopkins and Jane Hopkins at Austin, Travis County, Texas.1 He was employed as a mechanic on 24 September 1850 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.1 He married Laura S. Brownrigg, daughter of Dr. George Bloomfield Brownrigg and Theresa Thomas, on 5 October 1856. He and his wife L. Hopkins appeared on the census of 10 August 1860 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.3 He was employed as a carpenter on 10 August 1860 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.3 He was a delegate to the Convention to Secede from the United States of America, serving as the Page, and representing Travis County, at the Capitol of the State of Texas, Austin, Travis County, Texas, on 1 February 1861.4 He died on 9 July 1863 at Austin, Travis County, Texas, at age 31 years, 11 months and 9 days.2 He was buried on 10 July 1863 at Oakwood Cemetery, 1601 Navasota, Austin, Travis County, Texas.5,6

Child of Constantine Alexander Hopkins and Laura S. Brownrigg

Citations

  1. [S1066] 24 Sep 1850, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M432_915, Image 298, P157B.
  2. [S1062] Hopkins Family Bible, online www.ancestry.com.
  3. [S1071] 10 Aug 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1306, Image: 112, FHL Film: 805306, P290.
  4. [S1207] Ordinance of Secession of Texas, online http://www.csawardept.com/documents/secession/TX/index.html
  5. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 14 February 2021), memorial page for Constantine Alexander Hopkins (31 Jul 1831–9 Jul 1863), Find a Grave Memorial no. 67179936, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Geno-seeker (contributor 46980386) .
  6. [S1064] Samuel Henry Family of East Tennessee, online http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin