WNC History Timeline

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John Hopson                      +              Elizabeth Short
        
1802     -      1888                1836          1815   -     1880
     
 Wilkes Co NC     Mitchell Co NC                                      NC         Mitchell Co NC
                                                                            
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                                     Mary Hopson, 1836 - ?
                                     Jemima M. Hopson, 1840 - ?
                                     Elizabeth A. Hopson, 1843 - ?
                                     
Thomas L. Hopson (Millie Burchfield), 1849 - 1925
                                     Joseph W. Hopson (Sarah Burchfield), 1854 - 1930
                                     
Sources: US Census 1850 & 1860, Yancey Co NC;  1870 & 1880, Mitchell Co NC;
         NC Death Certificate, Joseph W. Hobson, 1930.