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Charlotte Hopkinson

Female Bef 1776 -

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  • Name Charlotte Hopkinson 
    Born Bef 1776 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I34438  My Genealogy

    Father Lt Col George Caesar Hopkinson,   b. Bef 1776 
    Family ID F12414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sir John Douglas,   b. Bef 1776,   d. 4 Mar 1814, Maze Hill Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married 17 Jun 1797  Gloucester Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F12413  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Her grandfather was an attorney at Gloucester, whose name was Charles Barrow, and who was created a Baronet in consequence of his connexion with the Corporation of that city. Sir Charles acquired a large fortune; he was, however, never married, but he left several daughters, one of whom, the mother of Lady Douglas, married a private soldier, named Hephinson or Hopkinson, who was soon made a Sergeant; and, afterwards, by the interest of Sir Charles, he obtained the situation of army agent; he subsequently became a Colonel, possessed of considerable wealth and a fine estate near Gloucester. Mr. Douglas, whilst on the recruiting service at Gloucester, being then a Lieutenant of Marines, became acquainted with Miss Hopkinson and married her; but at what period is not precisely known. According to Lady Douglas's statement their courtship must have been a long one, as she says that she waited for Sir John nine years.

      Sir Charles Barrow (1708 1789) was created 1st Baronet Barrow, of Hygrove, co. Gloucester [Great Britain] on 22 January 1784.