Hays Hamilton Hopkins1

M, #9738, b. 13 February 1916, d. 10 May 1994
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Hays Hamilton Hopkins was born on 13 February 1916 at Houston, Harris County, Texas.2,1 He was the son of James Day Hopkins and Beulah Laura Kenney.1 He may have been born on 13 February 1917.3 He was a veteran of World War II serving in the U. S. Navy between 1942 and 1946.4 His Social Security Number was 563-07-1725 issued before 1951 at California.2 In 1957, Hays Hamilton Hopkins and the other children of James Day Hopkins and Beulah Laura Kenney were together for a group photograph.5 He died on 10 May 1994 at Los Angeles County, California, at age 78 years, 2 months and 27 days.3,2 He was recognized by President George W. Bush for his service to the United States.4

Family: Hays Hamilton Hopkins and Whinnie (?)


  1. [S1062] Hopkins Family Bible, online www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results, U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current about Hays H. Hopkins
    Name:     Hays H. Hopkins     
    SSN:     563-07-1725
    Last Residence:     90240 Downey, Los Angeles, California, USA
    BORN:     13 Feb 1916
    Died:     10 May 1994
    State (Year) SSN issued:     California (Before 1951).
  3. [S369] Family Search, online www.familysearch.org, Hays Hamilton Hopkins, "California, Death Index, 1940-1997"
    Name:      Hays Hamilton Hopkins
    Event Type:      Death
    Event Date:      10 May 1994
    Event Place:      Los Angeles, California, United States
    Birth Date:      13 Feb 1917
    Birthplace:      Texas
    Gender:      Male
    Father's Name:     
    Mother's Name:     Kenny

    Citing this Record
    "California, Death Index, 1940-1997," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VGY4-MFL : accessed 26 May 2013), Hays Hamilton Hopkins, 1994.
  4. [S1265] Douglas Hopkins, "E-Mail Message from Douglas Hopkins to Joe Peery," e-mail to Joe Peery, 21 May 2013.
  5. [S1336] Terry Hopkins, "E-Mail Messages from Terry Hopkins to Joe Peery," e-mail to Joe Peery, various dates.