Five Generations of the Women of the Hopper Family


Description
Creator:
Stedham and O'Brien, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Negatives
Photographs
Description:
Black and white negative of a photograph showing five generations of women in the Hopper family. The photograph was taken in a studio on the occasion of Mary Hopper's (lower left) 100th birthday. Her daughter, Sarah Colwill (nee Hopper), is on the right.
Notes:
Richard Hopper (1799-1885) of Devonshire, England married Mary Shoddick (1800-1903), also of Devonshire, in either 1819 or 1824. They had nine children: Sarah Colwill (1820- ), Mrs. Matthew Hodson, unknown, Richard Hopper (1827-1889), John Hopper (1829-1901), William Hopper ( -1926), Thomas Hopper (1838-1907), Margaret Hopper (1841-1900), George Henry Hopper (1845-1930).

In 1853 they emigrated to Canada settling at Whitby to live with their two sons, John and Richard.
Date of Original:
25 March 1900
Dimensions:
Width: 2.5 cm
Height: 3.5 cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
19-043-001
Collection:
Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.88342 Longitude: -78.93287
Donor:
Mrs. Mervyn Parks
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
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Five Generations of the Women of the Hopper Family


Black and white negative of a photograph showing five generations of women in the Hopper family. The photograph was taken in a studio on the occasion of Mary Hopper's (lower left) 100th birthday. Her daughter, Sarah Colwill (nee Hopper), is on the right.