John Hooper

M, b. circa 1849
  • John Hooper was born circa 1849 in East Coker.
  • He was the son of Thomas Hooper and Theresa Unknown.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census John Hooper was living in the household of Thomas Hooper and Theresa Unknown in East Coker. 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.

John Hooper alias Cooper

M, b. 2 February 1676, d. 17 January 1762

Children of John Hooper alias Cooper and Mary Unknown

John G Hooper

M, b. circa 1900
  • John G Hooper was born circa 1900.
  • John G Hooper married Emily Ellen Chambers, daughter of Harry Chambers and Sarah Ellen Earwacker, on 8 May 1942 in St John's Cathederal, Brisbane. The marriage was announced in The Courier Mail :- "RETURNED NURSE TO WED A.IF. CAPTAIN

    SISTER NELL CHAMBERS, of Wyalla, Crow's Nest, will wear her army nurse's uniform when she is married to Captain John G. Hooper, A.I.P. (Laidley) , on Friday at 2.30 p.m. in St. John's Cathedral, Brisbane. Both bride and bridegroom are returned from active service in the Middle East, and Sister Chambers will arrive from Adelaide tomorrow. She will have another returned army nurse, Sister Carmody, as bridesmaid."

John Thomas Hooper

M, b. 27 August 1860, d. 20 June 1929

Four Generations of Hoopers - Standing George Alfred Hooper born 1883, Sitting from left John Thomas born 1860, Horace Hilton born 1908 and John Hooper born 1835.
  • John Thomas Hooper was also known as Johnnie.
  • He was born on 27 August 1860 in Queensland.
  • He was the son of John Hooper and Ann Burgess.
  • At the age of 22 years and 4 months, John Thomas Hooper married Susannah Gribble, daughter of John Griball and Lucy Smith, on 27 December 1882 in Queensland.
  • John Thomas Hooper appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at "Fair View", Boonah. John Thomas' occupation was given as a timber getter.
  • John Thomas Hooper died on 20 June 1929 in Queensland at age 68.
  • He was buried in Boonah Cemetery.

Children of John Thomas Hooper and Susannah Gribble

John Thomas Hooper

M, b. 12 April 1910, d. 2009
  • John Thomas Hooper was born on 12 April 1910 in Beaudesert.
  • He was the son of George James Hooper and Elizabeth Berghoffer.
  • John Thomas Hooper attended school in Willowbank State School.
  • He witnessed the Note of John Hooper; "John could read, but Ann could neither read or write, making contact with their family difficult. John certified the birth of his son George James with his X mark. For many years Jack Hooper had a rubber stamp which his grandfather had used to sign papers, because he was unable to write. The rubber stamp finally fell apart with the letters coming off."
  • In their book "The Hoopers", Elizabeth and John Hooper wrote :-"During their honeymoon (1935), Ann Hooper's granddaughter Audrey and her husband Len Volger vistied another George Burgess and his wife in Surry Hills. This couple were in their 80's and he was thought to be the son of Ann's youngest brother Samuel. Audrey's mother and brother, Elizabeth Hooper and Jack, travelled to Sydney by boat and also visited them. They were poor folk and asked for financial assistance."
  • John Thomas Hooper enlisted in the Military in 1940 in Kelvin Grove, Queensland. His Service Number was QX48552 and his next of kin was given as Joyce Hooper.
  • At the age of 31 years, 5 months and 11 days, John Thomas Hooper married Joyce Nelson on 23 September 1941 in Queensland.
  • John Thomas Hooper died in 2009.

Joseph Hooper

M, b. 31 May 1795
  • Joseph Hooper was baptized on 31 May 1795 in Merriott, England.
  • He was the son of Thomas Hooper and Ann Farr.
  • Joseph Hooper appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in East Coker. Joseph is shown as a 58 year old sail cloth maker born Merriott, living with his 15 year old daughter Jane born East Coker.

Child of Joseph Hooper

Joseph Hooper

M, b. 5 August 1770
  • Joseph Hooper was baptized on 5 August 1770 in Merriott, England.
  • He was the son of John Hooper and Mary Lawrence.
  • At the age of 24 years, 4 months and 24 days, Joseph Hooper married Mary Pattemore on 29 December 1794 in Merriott.

Joseph Hooper

M, b. 1850
  • Joseph Hooper was born in 1850 in Crewkerne.
  • He was the son of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask.
  • Joseph Hooper was baptized on 25 December 1850 in Merriott.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Joseph Hooper was living in the household of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask in Crewkerne. 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, Joseph Hooper married Elizabeth Hooper, daughter of Robert Hooper and Ann Mitchell, on 3 September 1871 in Merriott. 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.
  • Joseph Hooper and Elizabeth Hooper appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 in 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.
  • Joseph Hooper and Elizabeth Hooper appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in 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 Joseph Hooper and Elizabeth Hooper

Joseph Hooper

M, b. September 1870
  • Joseph Hooper's birth was registered in the Chard, Somerset Registration District in the September 1870 Quarter.
  • He was the son of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Joseph Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in Crewkerne. 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 Joseph Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in 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.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Joseph Hooper was living in the household of Sidney Hooper and Emma Eason in Crewkerne. The census details show Sidney as a 53 year old farmer and poulterer born Crewkerne, living with his wife Emma, 52, born Merriott, and children Joseph, 20, a farmers son, born Crewkerne, Charles, 16, a farmers son born Crewkerne, Frank, 13, ditto, Florence, 11 born Crewkerne and Minnie aged 7 a scholar born Crewkerne.

Joseph Hooper

M, b. circa 1807, d. December 1899
  • Joseph Hooper was born circa 1807 in Castle Cary.
  • He was the son of Charles Hooper and Elizabeth Unknown.
  • Joseph Hooper was baptized on 21 June 1807 in Merriott.
  • Joseph Hooper married Ann Trask, daughter of Joseph Trask and Catherine Pattemore, on 28 December 1828 in Merriott.
  • Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in Crewkerne. 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.
  • Joseph Hooper was a collier. This was the occupation give when his children were married between 1851 and 1853.
  • He and Ann Trask appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Crewkerne. Joseph is shown as a 75 year old market gardener, born Merriott. He was living with his wife Ann, also 75 and born in Merriott. Their grandson John Weatheral a 22 year old born Guernsey, Channel Islands, a market gardener was also living with them.
         
  • Joseph Hooper was widowed on 12 December 1885 when died Ann died.
  • He appeared on the census of 1891 in Merriott. The census record shows:- Joseph is shown as a 84 year old widower, living on his own means.
  • Joseph Hooper died in December 1899.
  • He was buried on 16 December 1899 in Merriott. The burial record shows Joseph was 93 years old.

Children of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask

Judith Mary Hooper

F, b. 5 May 1939, d. 10 August 1997

Neil Joseph Hooper & sister Judith Mary
  • Judith Mary Hooper was born on 5 May 1939 in Boonah, Queensland. Judith never married.
  • She was the daughter of James Allison Hooper and Jean Alice McGrath.
  • Judith Mary Hooper died on 10 August 1997 in Queensland at age 58.

Kate Ethel Hooper

F, b. circa 1880
  • Kate Ethel Hooper was also known as Ethel.
  • Kate Ethel Hooper was also known as Ethel Rose.
  • She was born circa 1880 in Merriott.
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper and Anna Osborne.
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Kate Ethel Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Anna Osborne in Merriott. The census record shows George as the 30 year old head, a market gardener. He is living with his wife Anna aged 29, and children Henry a 6 year old scholar, Albert aged 3 and Kate Ethel aged 1. All were born in Merriott. Susan Greenham, a 16 year old servant born Merriott was also living with the family.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Kate Ethel Hooper was living in the household of Anna Osborne in Merriott. The census record shows Ann Hooper, a 38 year old widow, born Merriott as the household head. Her son Henry, a 16 year old labourer and daughter Ethel, an 11 year old scholar, daughter Beatrice 6, a scholar were all born in Merriott and living with their mother. Her mother-in-law Ann Osborne, a 67 year old widow born Merriott was also living with the family.
  • At the time of the 31 March 1901 census Kate Ethel Hooper was living in the household of Anna Osborne in Merriott. The census record shows Anna as a 48 year old widow, an invalid born Merriott living with her stay at home daughters Ethel Rose aged 20 born Merriott and Beatrice a 16 year old shirt button holer. All were born in Merriott.

Kathleen Elizabeth Moore Hooper

F, b. 26 July 1912, d. August 1996
  • Kathleen Elizabeth Moore Hooper was born on 26 July 1912 in Boonah, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of William Hooper and Ada Ellen Moore.
  • Kathleen Elizabeth Moore Hooper enlisted in the Australian Army on 19 August 1941 in Brisbane. Her next of kin was listed as William Hooper. Her service number was QFX23669 (QF70276). She was living at West End when she enlisted. Kathleen was discharged on 22 February 1946 with the rank of Lieutenant in the 2/1 Australian General Hospital Division.
  • At the age of 36 years, 11 months and 11 days, Kathleen Elizabeth Moore Hooper married Stephen Alexander Russ on 7 July 1949 in Spring Hil.
  • Kathleen Elizabeth Moore Hooper died in August 1996 at age 84.

Keith William Hooper

M, b. 21 August 1919, d. 23 August 1977
  • Keith William Hooper was born on 21 August 1919 in Boonah, Queensland.
  • He was the son of William Hooper and Ada Ellen Moore.
  • Keith William Hooper enlisted in the Australian Army on 22 June 1940 in Kelvin Grove Keith, a storeman, was living at 2 Sarann Flats, Boundary Street, West End at the time he enlisted. He gave his next of kin as his father, William who lived at the same address. His service number was QX9703. He was discharged on 26 January 1946 with the Rank of Gunner in the 2/10 Field Regiment. He had been captured by the Japanese and survived being a Prisioner of War at Changi.
  • At the age of 27 years, 5 months and 18 days, Keith William Hooper married Betty Florence Ball, daughter of Joseph Ball and Florence Slater, on 8 February 1947 in Woolloongabba.
  • He was Queensland Liberal Politician (Minister for Transport.)
  • Keith William Hooper died on 23 August 1977 in Queensland at age 58.
  • He was cremated on 25 August 1977 in Brisbane His ashes are in a crypt at the Holy Trinity Church, Woolloongabba.

Kenneth Aubrey Hooper

M, b. 8 May 1908, d. 1936
  • Kenneth Aubrey Hooper was born on 8 May 1908 in Boondah, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Edwin Allison Hooper and Emily Lucas.
  • Kenneth Aubrey Hooper died in 1936 in Queensland.

Lavinia Hooper

F, b. 1839, d. before 17 October 1859
  • Lavinia Hooper was born in 1839 in Crewkerne.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask.
  • Lavinia Hooper was baptized on 12 May 1839 in Merriott.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Lavinia Hooper was living in the household of Joseph Hooper and Ann Trask in Crewkerne. 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.
  • Lavinia Hooper died before 17 October 1859.
  • She was buried on 17 October 1859 in Merriott. She was 20 years old.

Lavinia Hooper

F, b. 12 July 1864
  • Lavinia Hooper was baptized on 12 July 1864 in Merriott.
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Lavinia Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence in 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 Lavinia Hooper was living in the household of George Hooper and Ann Mitchell Lawrence in 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.

Lloyd Hooper

M, b. 15 June 1906, d. 1 December 1966
  • Lloyd Hooper was born on 15 June 1906 in Boonah, Queensland.
  • He was the son of Oliver Hooper and Caroline Bergmann.
  • At the age of 22 years, 5 months and 16 days, Lloyd Hooper married Eva Musch, daughter of Benjamin Albert Musch and Alice Manderson, on 1 December 1928 in Annerley, Queensland.
  • He was soldier/waterside worker.
  • Lloyd Hooper died on 1 December 1966 in Brisbane at age 60.
  • He was buried in Mt Gravatt Cemetery.

Child of Lloyd Hooper and Eva Musch

Loiusa Hooper

F, b. 25 December 1851

Louisa Hooper

F, b. 14 April 1833, d. 9 July 1838
  • Louisa Hooper was baptized on 14 April 1833 in Merriott.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Eliza Lawrence.
  • Louisa Hooper died on 9 July 1838 at age 5. Aged 5 years.
  • She was buried on 10 July 1838 in Merriott.

Louisa Hooper

M, b. circa 1887
  • Louisa Hooper was born circa 1887 in Merriott.
  • He was the son of William Charles Hooper and Mary Hutchins.
  • At the time of the 5 April 1891 census Louisa Hooper was living in the household of William Charles Hooper and Mary Hutchins in Merriott. William is shown as a 37 year old market gardener, living with his wife Mary aged 34 and their children Susan A 14, a scholar, Walter 11, a scholar, Minnie 10, a scholar, Louisa 4 and Arthur 1. All were born in Merriott.
  • Louisa Hooper appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in Merriott. she was living with her relatives Emma and Henry Rendall. She was a shirt maker.

Louisa Ann Ethel Hooper

F, b. 16 July 1887, d. 20 December 1950
  • Louisa Ann Ethel Hooper was born on 16 July 1887 in Boonah, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Thomas Hooper and Susannah Gribble.
  • At the age of 20 years, 3 months and 7 days, Louisa Ann Ethel Hooper married Abraham Kinghorn McLean, son of Alexander McLean and Rebecca Golsby, on 23 October 1907 in Milton, Queensland.
  • Louisa Ann Ethel Hooper died on 20 December 1950 in Brisbane at age 63.
  • She was cremated in Mt Thompson Crematorium.

Children of Louisa Ann Ethel Hooper and Abraham Kinghorn McLean

Louise Hooper

F, b. 31 May 1840
  • Louise Hooper was baptized on 31 May 1840 in Merriott.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Eliza Lawrence.
  • At the time of the 7 June 1841 census Louise Hooper was living in the household of Charles Hooper and Eliza Lawrence in 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.
  • Louise Hooper died in Merriott. She was three years old.
  • She was buried on 22 January 1843 in Merriott.

Mabel Elizabeth Hooper

F, b. 22 February 1906
  • Mabel Elizabeth Hooper was born on 22 February 1906 in Beaudesert, Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of George James Hooper and Elizabeth Berghoffer.
  • Mabel Elizabeth Hooper attended school in Willowbank State School.
  • He was an insurance agent.

Malcolm Hooper

M, b. 18 July 1936, d. 28 October 1998
  • Malcolm Hooper was born on 18 July 1936.
  • He was the son of George Stanley Hooper and Eva Zoe Noller.
  • He was a farmer.
  • Malcolm Hooper died on 28 October 1998 in Thagoona, Queensland, at age 62.

Martha Hooper

F, b. circa 1741, d. 1741
  • Martha Hooper was born circa 1741.
  • Martha Hooper died in 1741 in Merriott, England.
  • She was the daughter of Charles Hooper and Mary Unknown.

Martha Hooper

F, b. 27 January 1851
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Martha Hooper was living in the household of Roger Hooper in Merriott. The census record shows Roger as a 64 year old widowed cattle doctor born Merriott living with Rachel Hooper his unmarried 24 year old daughter in law born in Merriott. His granddaughter Martha aged 8 born Merriott is also living with them.
  • Martha Hooper was baptized on 27 January 1851 in Merriott. Base Born. The baptism record shows her mother as Rachel spinster/servant.
  • She was the daughter of George Hooper and Rachel Hooper.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Martha Hooper was living in the household of Roger Hooper in Merriott. Roger is shown as a 73 year old veterinary Surgeon born Merriott. Living with him is his son George 34, an agricultural labourerborn Merriott and his wife Rachel born Gailbaker ?and his two grandchildren Martha aged 10 born Merriott and George jr aged 3 born in Merriott.

Martha Maria Hooper

F, b. 1 July 1849
  • Martha Maria Hooper was baptized on 1 July 1849 in Merriott. The baptism record shows Martha as Base Born, her mother Susan was a glover/spinster.
  • She was the daughter of Susanna Hooper.
  • At the time of the 30 March 1851 census Martha Maria Hooper was living in the household of Samuel Hooper and Mary Pearce in Merriott. Sameul is shown as a 66 year old carrier born Somerset, living with his wife Mary aged 61 born Merriott and their children:- Susan 24 a glover born Merriott; Robert 21 a carrier born Merriott; Mary 17 a glover born Merriott and granddaughter Martha M aged 1 born Merriott.
  • At the time of the 7 April 1861 census Martha Maria Hooper was living in the household of Samuel Hooper and Mary Pearce in Merriott. Samuel is shown as a 77 year old labourer living with his wife Mary aged 70, and unmarried daughters Susan aged 31, a glover and Mary aged 26, also a glover. Their 2 year old granddaughter Ann, and 11 year old granddaughter Martha are living with them. All the household was born in Merriott.
  • At the time of the 2 April 1871 census Martha Maria Hooper was living in the household of Mary Hooper in Merriott. 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.

Child of Martha Maria Hooper

Mary Hooper

F, b. 19 January 1864, d. 18 November 1918
  • Mary Hooper was born on 19 January 1864 in Queensland.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Ann Burgess.
  • Mary Hooper attended school in Purga State School in 1870.
  • At the age of 23 years, 10 months and 10 days, Mary Hooper married John Robert Wheeler Anderson, son of Robert Anderson and Margaret Proud, on 29 November 1887 in Queensalnd.
  • Mary Hooper died on 18 November 1918 at age 54.
  • Mary Hooper also went by the name of Polly.

Children of Mary Hooper and John Robert Wheeler Anderson

Mary Hooper

F, b. 1 April 1782
  • Mary Hooper was baptized on 1 April 1782 in Merriott, England.
  • She was the daughter of John Hooper and Mary Lawrence.
  • At the age of 20 years, 3 months and 17 days, Mary Hooper married John Osborne on 18 July 1802 in Merriott.