Edwin Allison Hooper

M, b. 8 March 1884, d. 16 June 1960
  • Edwin Allison Hooper was also known as Ted.
  • He was born on 8 March 1884 in Coulsen, Queensland.
  • He was the son of James Thomas Hooper and Ellen Allison.
  • At the age of 23 years, 6 months and 24 days, Edwin Allison Hooper married Emily Lucas, daughter of Silas Lucas and Ann Elizabeth Preston, on 2 October 1907 in Brisbane, Queensland.
  • Edwin Allison Hooper died on 16 June 1960 in Queensland at age 76.

Children of Edwin Allison Hooper and Emily Lucas

Edwin H Hooper

M, b. 27 May 1900
  • Edwin H Hooper was born on 27 May 1900 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. His father was a waiter living in Halifax. The birth was registered by Edwin H Hooper (self) on 5 August 1924.
  • He was the son of George Edward Hooper and Martha Bona.
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901census Edwin H Hooper was living in the household of George Edward Hooper and Martha Bona in Halifax. George was shown as a 21 year old head, living with his wife Martha born 27 August 1877 and son Edwin H born 27 May 1900.
  • Edwin H Hooper and Martha Bona appeared on the census of 31 March 1901. Martha is shown as a 33 year old, born August 1877 living with her husband Lewis aged 46 born 1865 and Loius' children Lawrence born 1901, Herbert born 1900, Austen born 1894. Also living with them was Edward born 1898 aged 13 and an A Hooper born 1911 aged 2 months (This may have been A Hooper Doyle.)

Eleanor Hooper

F, b. 15 January 1832
  • Eleanor Hooper was baptized on 15 January 1832 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Eleanor Hooper was living in the household of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask in Merriotts Ford, Crewkerne, Somerset. Joseph is shown as a 45 year old coal carrier born Castle Cary living with his wife Ann 46 born Merriott and their children:- Ellen a 19 year old glover born Merriott; Kitty a 17 year old glover born Crewkerne; Settney (Sidney) a 14 year old assistant born Crewkerne; Lavinia a 12 year old scholar born Crewkerne; George a 10 year old scholar born Crewkerne; Emma a 7 year old scholar born Crewkerne and Joseph 4 months born Crewkerne.
  • At the age of 21 years, 6 months and 21 days, Eleanor Hooper married Robert Trask on 5 August 1853 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows:- Ellen Hooper, 21, spinster, Broadway, father Joseph Hooper a collier, witness Catherine Hooper.Robert Trask, 21 bachelor, Broadway, laborer, father Isaiah Trask a gardener, witness George England.

Eliza Hooper

F, b. 17 August 1858, d. 24 September 1925
  • Eliza Hooper was also known as Liza.
  • She was born on 17 August 1858 in Maroon Station, Fassifern Valley, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Ann Burgess.
  • Eliza Hooper attended school in Purga State School in 1866.
  • At the age of 23 years, Eliza Hooper married John Watters Bosanko, son of Henry Bosanko and Eleanor Watters, in 1882 in Sydney, New South Wales.
  • In 1925 Eliza Hooper lived in 4 Bayatta Street, Rozella, Sydney, New South Wales.
  • Eliza Hooper died on 24 September 1925 in Toddington Private Hospital, Paramatta Road, Petersham, New South Wales, at age 67. She died from cancer of the stomach and general peritonitis.
  • She was buried on 26 September 1925 in the Church of England Cemetery, Rockwood, New South Wales.

Children of Eliza Hooper and John Watters Bosanko

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. 30 November 1700
  • Elizabeth Hooper was born on 30 November 1700 in Merriott, Somerset, England.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper alias Cooper and Mary Unknown.
  • Elizabeth Hooper was baptized on 2 December 1701 in Merriott, Somerset.

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. 25 December 1850
  • Elizabeth Hooper was baptized on 25 December 1850 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Elizabeth Hooper was living in the household of Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell 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.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Elizabeth Hooper was living in the household of Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell 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.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Elizabeth Hooper was living in the household of Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell 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.
  • At the age of 20 years, 8 months and 9 days, Elizabeth Hooper married Joseph Hooper, son of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask, on 3 September 1871 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows: Joseph Hooper, 21 bachelor, abode Merriott a carpenter, father Joseph Hooper a tranter. Witness Henry Farr. Elizabeth Hooper, 21, spinster adobe Merriott, father Robert Hooper a farm labourer. Witness Ellen Old. Elizabeth and Joseph were cousins.
  • Elizabeth Hooper witnessed the marriage of Ann Mitchell and George Samways on 4 July 1882 in Merriott, Somerset; The marriage record shows: George Samways, 68, widower, living Bow, a shepherd, father Edward Samaways (deceased) a labourer, witness Joseph Hooper. Ann Hooper, 56, widow, Lower Street, father John Mitchell (deceased) a gardener, witness Elizabeth Hooper. Ann was Elizabeth's mother.
  • Elizabeth Hooper and Joseph Hooper appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 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.
  • Elizabeth Hooper and Joseph Hooper appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 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.

Children of Elizabeth Hooper and Joseph Hooper

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. circa 1839
  • Elizabeth Hooper was born circa 1839 in East Coker, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of James Hooper and Mary Unknown.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Elizabeth 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.

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. 26 May 1816

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. circa 1849
  • Elizabeth Hooper was born circa 1849 in East Coker, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Hooper and Theresa Unknown.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Elizabeth Hooper was living in the household of Thomas Hooper and Theresa Unknown in East Coker, Somerset. Thomas is shown as a 29 year old hand loom sail cloth weaver, born East Coker as is his 28 year old wife Theresa. Their children Henry, 6 a scholar, Elizabeth 4, also a scholar, John 2, and Mary 1 month were all born in East Coker.

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. December 1872
  • Elizabeth Hooper's birth was registered in the Chard, Somerset Registration District in the December 1872 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Elizabeth Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in Hermitage Street, Crewkerne. Sidney is shown as a 42 year old market gardener, born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma, 41, born Crewekrne and their children: Mary A 18; Ellen 16; Betty 13; Joseph 10; Elizabeth 8; Charles 6; Frank 4 and Florence 1. All the children were born in Crewkerne.

Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. 1888

Elizabeth Hooper alia Cooper

F, b. 12 April 1674, d. circa 13 May 1683
  • Elizabeth Hooper alia Cooper was baptized on 12 April 1674 in Merriott, Somerset, England.
  • She was the daughter of Stephen Hooper alias Cooper and Sarah Unknown.
  • Elizabeth Hooper alia Cooper died circa 13 May 1683 in Merriott, Somerset. Another Elizabeth Hooper was buried on 24 May 1693. Not sure which date is correct.

Elizabeth Hooper alias Cooper

F, b. 1 November 1667, d. 7 June 1670
  • Elizabeth Hooper alias Cooper was baptized on 1 November 1667 in Merriott, Somerset, England.
  • She was the daughter of Stephen Hooper alias Cooper and Sarah Unknown.
  • Elizabeth Hooper alias Cooper died on 7 June 1670 in Merriott, Somerset, at age 2.

Elizabeth Ann Hooper

F, b. 7 June 1857, d. 8 February 1889
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper was born on 7 June 1857 in Maroon Station, Fassifern Valley, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Ann Burgess.
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper attended school in Purga State School in 1862.
  • At the age of 27 years, 3 months and 3 days, Elizabeth Ann Hooper married Henry Slater on 10 September 1884 in the residence of the bride.
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper was buried on 8 February 1889 in Coulston Cemetery. Gravesite 20.
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper died on 8 February 1889 in Boonah, Queensland, at age 31. She died after the birth of her twins Edith Ann who lived a few days, and William Henry who died on the day he was born.
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper also went by the name of Lizzie.

Children of Elizabeth Ann Hooper and Henry Slater

Elizabeth Ann Hooper

F, b. circa 1885
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper was born circa 1885 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Edwin Hooper and Mary Maria Osborne.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Elizabeth Ann Hooper was living in the household of Edwin Hooper and Mary Maria Osborne in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. Edwin is shown as a 33 year old farm labourer living with his wife Mary Maria also 33 and their children:- Alice 10 a scholar, Henry 7 a scholar, Elizabeth Ann 6 a scholar, Rosa 5, Mary Maria 4, Beatrice 2, Blanche 1 and Daisy one month. All were born in Merriott.
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Elizabeth Ann 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.

Elizabeth Ann Hooper

F, b. September 1861
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper's birth was registered in the Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, Hampshire Registration District in the September 1861 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Hooper and Elizabeth Hockey.
  • Elizabeth Ann Hooper was baptized on 2 February 1862 in Millbrook, Islen of Wight, Hampshire.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Elizabeth Ann Hooper was living in the household of Thomas Hooper and Elizabeth Hockey in Bridge, Isle of Wight, Hampshire. Thomas is shown as a 58 year old labourer, born Somerset, living with his wife Elizabeth 59 born Somerset and children Edwin aged 11 and Elizabeth aged 9 both born in Yarmouth Isle of Wight.

Elizabeth Catherine Hooper

F, b. 15 December 1877, d. 16 August 1948
  • Elizabeth Catherine Hooper was also known as Kate Elizabeth.
  • She was born on 15 December 1877 in Dugandan, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of James Thomas Hooper and Ellen Allison.
  • At the age of 21 years, 11 months and 20 days, Elizabeth Catherine Hooper married John Hook Tacey, son of Hesprus Ogel Tacey and Kate Casey, on 5 December 1899 in Queensland.
  • On 20 July 1948,her husband, John Hook Tacey died in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 75.
  • Elizabeth Catherine Hooper died on 16 August 1948 in 90 Thistle Street, Gordon Park, Queensland, at age 70. Her death was reported in "The Courier Mail" on 28 August 1948. The article read:- "TACEY, Elizabeth Catherine (Kate)— At the residence of her Daughter (Edna). Mrs. A. F. Williams, 190 Thistle Street, Gordon Park. Wife of the late John Hooke Tacey, be loved Mother of Arnold, Adelaide, Oswald, Edna.,Stuart (decd), Estelle, & Noel (decd.), eldest Daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. J. T. Hooper, Dugandan. age 70 years. In God's care. TIJCKF.R.— At Mackay, August 8th."
  • She was buried on 17 August 1948 in South Brisbane Cemetery. She is buried with her husband and son Steward Archibald who died in 1929.

Children of Elizabeth Catherine Hooper and John Hook Tacey

Elizabeth Cridge Hooper

F, b. 15 February 1867
  • Elizabeth Cridge Hooper was baptized on 15 February 1867 in Merriott, Somerset. Mother Mary shown on record as single woman.
  • She was the daughter of Mary Hooper.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Elizabeth Cridge Hooper was living in the household of Mary Hooper in Sockety, Merriott, Somerset. Mary is shown as an unmarried 37 year old glover living with her daughters Ann aged 12 and Elizabeth 4. Also living with them were her niece Maria, a 21 year old glover and Mary Jane, aged 1, her nieces daughter. All the household was born in Merriott.
  • At the age of 28 years, 2 months and 10 days, Elizabeth Cridge Hooper married John Best on 25 April 1895 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows: John Best, 26, bachelor, Norton Sub Hamdon, a labourer, father Frederick Best a labourer, witness Charles Cable. Elizabeth Hooper, 27 spinster, Merriott, fathers name and occupation not given, witness Emily Hooper.

Elizabeth Ellen Hooper

F, b. 25 January 1880, d. 1963

Elizabeth Jane Hooper

F, b. September 1887
  • Elizabeth Jane Hooper's birth was registered in the Isle of Wight, Hampshire Registration District in the September 1887 Quarter. She was born in Freshwater.
  • She was the daughter of Samuel Hooper and Elizabeth Greenham.
  • Elizabeth Jane Hooper was baptized on 8 September 1887 in Freshwater, Isle of Wight, Hampshire.
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Elizabeth Jane Hooper was living in the household of Samuel Hooper and Elizabeth Greenham in Godshill, Hampshire. Samuel gave his place of birth as Shalfleet, Isle of Wight and his age as 45. Living with him was his wife Elizabeth aged 43 years born Newbridge, and children Elizabeth aged 13, born Freshwater; Florence aged 9, born Whitwell; William 8, born Whitwell and Frederick 4, bron Whitwell.
  • Her marriage, at 20 years and 6 months, to Sidney William Butt was registered in the March 1908 Quarter in Isle of Wight, Hampshire Registration District.
  • Elizabeth Jane Hooper and Sidney William Butt appeared on the census of 2 April, 1911 in Bleakdown, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire. Sidney was show as a 26 year old, born Godshill Ise of Wight, married to Elizabeth, aged 23 born Freshwater for 3 years. They had one child Kenneth aged 2, born Rookly, Godshill.

Children of Elizabeth Jane Hooper and Sidney William Butt

Ellen Hooper

F, b. 23 September 1861, d. 29 September 1941

Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin (1858 - 1939) and Ellen Austin (nee Hooper) (1861-1941). Taken in Crow's Nest.

  • Ellen Hooper was born on 23 September 1861 in Maroon Station, Queensland. Her birth certificate states she was born at Logan River. This river ran through Maroon Station. At the time of her birth Ellen's father John was a working as a carrier for the station and his occupation on her birth certificate is given as bullock driver.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Ann Burgess.
  • Ellen Hooper attended school in Purga State School in 1867.
  • At the age of 22 years, 3 months and 2 days, Ellen Hooper married Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin, son of John Honey Austin and Mary Jane Burt Chivell, on 25 December 1883 in Dugandan, Queensland. The marriage took place at the residence of John Thomas Hooper, Ellen's brother.
  • After their marriage, Ellen and Thomas moved to Coochin Coochin station where Thomas had found work. According to Ellen's obituary, Thomas had selected land at Coochin Scrub and the family lived there before moving to Crows Nest.
  • Ellen Hooper's and Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin's first child Thomas Henry Percy was born 2 November 1884. Unfortunately, he died a few weeks after his first birthday and was most likely buried at Coochin. Their second son George James was born the following February at Coochin Coochin and their daughter Beatrice two years later at Boonah.
  • Thomas and his family moved to the Crow's Nest district some time between 1888 and 1890. Their eldest son George attended school from Nov to December 1893 but then left. George was readmitted to the school in February 1895, while his sister Beatrice and younger brother Edgar (Thomas Edgar who was born at Crow's Nest in 1890) were enrolled in April the following year. The children's religion is recorded as O.D. Perhaps the children were home educated for some time. Three more children were born at Mountain Camp, Henry Leslie (Les) in 1892, Ruby Ann in 1896 and Elsie May, the youngest in 1900.
  • Ellen Hooper and Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Crow's Nest, Queensland. Thomas' occupation was a carrier, most likely supplementing his farming income by hauling goods. Ellen carried out home duties.
  • Ellen Hooper and Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1913 living at Leonta, Crow's Nest, Queensland. His was a farmer. Their daughter Beatrice also lived on the farm as did their son Edgar.
  • Ellen Hooper and Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Leonta Villa, Mountain Camp, Crow's Nest. Thomas was a farmer and Ellen carried out home duties. His son Edgar was still registered at Leonta but his wife Margaret gave her address as Crow's Nest.
  • An article appeared in the The Courier Mail on 11 September 1939 " CROW'S NEST - The death is announced of Mr. Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin, of Mountain Camp. He was born on the vessel Ascendant, on which his parents came from England. They settled at Coochin, near Boonah. In 1883 he married Miss Ellen Hooper at Boonah, and they came to the Crow's Nest district, where Mr. Austin had lived until the time of his death. He is survived by a widow, two sons — Messrs. G. J. (Virginia) and E. Austin (Mountain Camp)l, and three daughters — Mesdames E. J. Connolly (Rosewood), S. C. Barker (Crow's Nest), and J. Cochrane (Manly.)"
  • Ellen Hooper died on 29 September 1941 in Crow's Nest, Queensland, at age 80.
  • She was buried on 30 September 1941 in Crow's Nest Cemetery. Inscription on tombstone 1861-1941.
  • On 4 October 1941Ellen Hooper's obituary appeared in The Toowoomba Chronicle. It read:- MRS E AUSTIN, CROWS NEST
    Crows Nest, Friday- An old pioneer of the district, Mrs Eileen (sic) Austin, passed away on Sunday. Her late husband (Mr T H A Austin) died on September 1, 1939. Mrs Austin had reached the age of 80. For 50 years she had lived in the Crows Nest District. Before her marriage she was Miss Eileen (sic) Hooper. She was married to Mr Austin at Boonah on December 25, 1883. Later they took up land at Coochin Scrub. From there they came to the Crows Nest district a little over 50 years ago. They again settled on the land at Mountain Camp, and for many years Mr Austin was engaged in hauling timber from Munro's scrub to the mill. Mrs Austin leaves three daughters, Mrs S Barker (Mountain Camp), Mrs E J Connolly (Rosewood), and Mrs J Cochrane (Manly), and two sons George (Virginia) and Edgar (Mountain Camp). The funeral, which took place to the Crows Nest cemetery, was largely attended. The Rev. S G Munro officiated at the graveside.

Children of Ellen Hooper and Thomas Henry Ascendant Austin

Ellen Hooper

F, b. December 1864
  • Ellen Hooper's birth was registered in the Chard, Somerset Registration District in the December 1864 Quarter.
  • She was the daughter of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Ellen Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in Crewkerne, Somerset. Sidney is shown as the 34 year old head, a tranter born Crewkerne. He is living with Emma his wife, 32 years old born in Merriott and their children John 14 born Crewkerne, George 13 a scholar born Crewkerne, Mary Ann, 9 a scholar born Crewkerne, Ellen, 7 a scholar born Crewkerne, Betty 3 born Crewkerne and Joseph 6 months born Crewkerne.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Ellen Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in Hermitage Street, Crewkerne. Sidney is shown as a 42 year old market gardener, born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma, 41, born Crewekrne and their children: Mary A 18; Ellen 16; Betty 13; Joseph 10; Elizabeth 8; Charles 6; Frank 4 and Florence 1. All the children were born in Crewkerne.

Ellen Hooper

F, b. 11 September 1870
  • Ellen Hooper was baptized on 11 September 1870 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Ellen Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence in Church Street, Merriott. George is shown a 29 year old market gardener born Crewkerne living with his wife Ann aged 27 born Merriott and four children:- Lavina aged 6, William 5, Emma 2 and Ellen 7 months. All the children were born in Merriott.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Ellen 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.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Ellen 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.

Ellen Hooper

F, b. circa 1880
  • Ellen Hooper was born circa 1880 in Crewkerne, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Sarah Ann Matthews.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Ellen Hooper was living in the household of John Hooper and Sarah Ann Matthews in Hermitage Street, Crewkerne. The census details show John as the 22 year old head of the household, a tranter (corn) born Crewkerne, living with his wife Sarah aged 24 born Chilington and daughter Ellen aged 1, born Crewkerne.

Ellen Hooper

F, b. circa 1879
  • Ellen Hooper was born circa 1879 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Maryann Eason.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Ellen Hooper was living in the household of Charles Hooper and Maryann Eason in Broadway, Merriott, Somerset. The census details show Charles Hooper, head aged 52, a beerhouse keeper, his wife Mary Ann aged 51, Samuel aged 18, son of beerhouse keeper, Emma aged 16, Bessy aged 6 and Ellen aged 2. All the household was born in Merriott.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Ellen Hooper was living in the household of Charles Hooper and Maryann Eason in Eggwood Farm, Merriott, Somerset. Charles is shown as a 67 year old farmer and Market gardener, living with his wife Mary Ann aged 66, a poultry dealer, and children Bessie, a 17 year old housekeeper and Ellen a 13 year old scholar. Their grandson Albert Hooper is living with them. He is shown as a 15 year old farm servant. The entire household was born in Merriott.
  • Ellen Hooper married William Trask, son of Isaiah Trask, on 7 January 1897 in Merriott, Somerset, The marriage record shows:- William Trask, 24, bachelor, living Merriott, a yeoman dealer, father Isaiah Trask (deceased) a yeoman dealer, witness Thomas Parker. Ellen Hooper, 20 spinster, living Merriott, father Charles Hooper a farmer, witness Bessie Parker.

Emilia Hooper

F, b. circa 1843
  • Emilia Hooper was born circa 1843 in East Coker, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of James Hooper and Mary Unknown.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Emilia 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.

Emily Hooper

F, b. 1865
  • Emily Hooper was born in 1865 in Lopen, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper.
  • Emily Hooper was baptized on 9 January 1870 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Emily Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper 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.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Emily 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.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Emily Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper 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.
  • At the age of 32 years, Emily Hooper married Charles Cable, son of Edward Cable, on 17 April 1897 in Merriott, Somerset. The marriage record shows: Emily Hooper, 29, Spinster, abode Merriott, father George Hooper a labourer, witness John Cable. Charles Cable, 25 bachelor, abode Merriott, father Edward Cable a labourer, witness Susan Cable.

Emma Hooper

F, b. 23 February 1835
  • Emma Hooper was born on 23 February 1835 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Eliza Lawrence.
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Emma Hooper was living in the household of Charles Hooper and Eliza Lawrence in Broadway, Merriott. The census record showes Charles as a 25 year old agricultural labourer living with his wife Eliza, 29 and their two children Emma 6 and Louise 1. All were born in Somerset.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Emma Hooper was living in the household of Charles Hooper and Eliza Lawrence in Broadway, Merriott. Charles snr is shown as a 40 year old field labourer living with his 40 year old wife Eliza and their four children:- Emma, 10 works at the factory; Samuel 8; Chalres 4; and John 3; and living with them is Jane Lawrence (not related), unmarried 45 and living on Parish relief. All the household was born in Merriott.

Emma Hooper

F, b. 1844
  • Emma Hooper was born in 1844 in Crewkerne, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask.
  • Emma Hooper was baptized on 4 February 1844 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Emma Hooper was living in the household of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask in Merriotts Ford, Crewkerne, Somerset. Joseph is shown as a 45 year old coal carrier born Castle Cary living with his wife Ann 46 born Merriott and their children:- Ellen a 19 year old glover born Merriott; Kitty a 17 year old glover born Crewkerne; Settney (Sidney) a 14 year old assistant born Crewkerne; Lavinia a 12 year old scholar born Crewkerne; George a 10 year old scholar born Crewkerne; Emma a 7 year old scholar born Crewkerne and Joseph 4 months born Crewkerne.
  • Emma Hooper witnessed the marriage of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence on 8 December 1862 in Merriott, Somerset; The marriage record shows: George Hooper, 22, bachelor, abode Merriott, a tanter, father Joseph Hooper a gardener, witness George England. Ann Mitchell Lawrence, 21, spinster, abode Merriott, mother Susan Lawrence single woman, witness Emma Hooper.

Emma Hooper

F, b. 8 March 1857, d. before 9 December 1862
  • Emma Hooper was baptized on 8 March 1857 in Merriott, Somerset.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Maryann Eason.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Emma Hooper was living in the household of Maryann Eason and Charles Hooper in Broadway, Merriott. The census record shows Charles as a 32 year old Inkeeper, born Merriott, living with his wife Maryann 30, born Merriott, and children George aged 9, a scholar, William aged 6, Emma aged 4 and John aged 2. All the children were born in Merriott.
  • Emma Hooper died before 9 December 1862.
  • She was buried on 9 December 1862 in Merriott, Somerset. Emma was 5 years old.