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HOPSON, Edward/Edmund of Washington & Wilkinson Co., GA

Male Bef 1764 - Aft 1812  (~ 48 )


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  • Name HOPSON, Edward/Edmund 
    Suffix of Washington & Wilkinson Co., GA 
    Born Bef 1764 
    Gender Male 
    Land 1785  Washington Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Georgia Colonial and Headright Plat Index, 1735-1866 
    • Edward Hopson, Washington Co., GA - 100 acres on Williamsons Swamp, 1785 - Volume U, page 361 {{Note this is the same date as Briggs Hopson's first headright, but apparently filed in the same volume and page as Briggs Hopsons's 1791 headrights.}}
    Fact 23 Nov 1797  Augusta, Richmond Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Southern Centinel, Volume IV, Issue 233, page 1 
    • Collector's Sale. Will be sold, on the second Tuesday in December next, at the court house in Washington county, the following tracts of land, or as much thereof, as will satisfy the tax for 1795. - tracts of land listed - posted by Edm. Hopson, T.C. on 8 Nov 1797
    Fact 28 Jul 1802  Washington Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Louisville Gazette and Republican Trumpet, Vol IV, No 171 (newspaper of Jefferson Co., GA) 
    • Sheriff's Sale. On the first Tuesday in Sept next, will be sold at the courthouse, in Sandersville, Washington county, between the hours of ten and three o'clock to the highest bidder...Also, 190 acres of land, adjoining Edmond Hopson and Walsh's land; taken as the property of Briggs Hopson, to satisfy William Grantham's Execution
      {{Run again in Vol IV, No. 174, 25 Aug 1802}}
    Land 1805  Washington Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Washington County Land Lottery 
    • Hopson, Briggs
      Hopson, Edmona
      Hopson, Edward Sr.
      Hopson, Hardy
      Hopson, William
    Fact 15 May 1807  Washington Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Louisville Gazette and Republican Trumpet, No. 371 (newspaper of Jefferson Co., GA) 
    • Sheriff's Sales. Will be sold, the first Tuesday in June next, at the market house in Sandersville, Washington Co., GA at the usual hours, the following property, to wit:....200 acres of land on the waters of Williamson's Swamp, adjoining Edmund Hopson and others; taken as the property of William Hopson, to satisfy sundry executions.
    Fact 10 Oct 1810  Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Georgia Journal, page 3 
    • Members elected to serve in the ensuing General Assembly - "the gentlemen first named for each county is the senator" - Washington County - Jared Irwin *, Josiah Watts, Edmund Hopson and Samuel Robinson
    Fact 12 Aug 1812  Milledgeville, Baldwin Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Georgia Journal, page 4 
    • List of Direct Tax for Montgomery & Tatnal Counties - Eighth Collection District, Second Division - Briggs Hopson $1.13 & Edmund Hospon $.56
    Died Aft Aug 1812 
    Question 5 Jan 1858  Macon, Bibb Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Georgia Telegraph 
    • Georgia - Houston County. Before me, Hamilton Harvey, one of the Justices of the Peace, in and for said county, William West, who being duly sworn deposeth and saith that he has lost, in his pocket book, at the Macon Depot twelve or thirteen dollars in money, Geo Plant's note for fifty dollars and his land warrant that was granted to him through the agency of Alexander Slappy, No. not recollected. Deponent says that he was entitled to said warrant for serving as a soldier under Capt Edmond Hopson of Washington county in the year 1814. Deponent forewards all persons from trading for said land warrant, that he never sold, assigned or voluntarily parted with his right to the warrant in questions. by his mark William "X" West - Swortn to and subscribed before me this 2d Jan 1858, Hamilton Harvey J.P. (L.S.) -- Also ran 12 Jan 1858 and 19 Jan 1858
      On 2 Mar 1858, the post was run again with basically the same information, but with the following addition - the tract of land was for 160 acres of land, issued to Wm West of Houston Co., GA under the act of 3 Mar 1855 (Alex. G. Slapping, acting as his agent in the application for said warrant) for military services rendered by him as a private soldier for six months in the company of Edmund Hopson, Captain in the regiment of Georgia Militia companded by Col Few in the year 1814, in the war with Great Britian; the said West having been drafted in Washington Co., GA in that year and that it was lost in the RR Depot at Macon, GA sometime in Dec 1857
      {{Was this the elder Edward/Edmond of Washington Co., GA or a younger one?}}
    Person ID I419443  Gean~ealogy Tree
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2013 

    Father HOPSON, Hopsons w/Washington Co., GA Origins,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F162659  Group Sheet