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HOOPER, Sarah Jane

HOOPER, Sarah Jane

Female 1820 - 1908  (88 years)

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  • Name HOOPER, Sarah Jane   [1, 2
    Born 21 Jan 1820  Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Christened 6 Feb 1820  Windsor, Essex Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • St. John's Anglican Church
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1880  Baker, Crawford Co, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 31 Mar 1908  Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I6417  SEQUOIA
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2020 

    Father HOOPER, John,   b. 1791, , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother ROE, Jane,   b. 1790, , , , United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Y  [7
    Family ID F6464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 MERRIAM, Salem,   b. 25 Apr 1814, Brandon, Rutland Co, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1853, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 6 Jun 1836  Detroit, Wayne Co, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. MERRIAM, Jane,   b. 30 May 1837, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. MERRIAM, John Hooper,   b. 21 Aug 1838, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. MERRIAM, George Washington II,   b. 28 Sep 1840, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1873, Otisville, Genesee Co, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     4. MERRIAM, Cynthia C,   b. 1 Nov 1842, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1895  (Age 52 years)
    +5. MERRIAM, Charles H,   b. 28 Feb 1844, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1927, Cherokee, Crawford Co, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     6. MERRIAM, Foster C,   b. 3 Feb 1846, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. MERRIAM, Melissa Ann,   b. 3 Nov 1847, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1883  (Age 35 years)
    +8. MERRIAM, Isaac Salem,   b. 2 Nov 1849, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1907, Saginaw, Saginaw Co, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +9. MERRIAM, James Alvin Sr,   b. 28 Oct 1851, Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1926, Tittabawassee Twp, Saginaw Co, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F2300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 DREZELE, Alexander,   b. Abt 1815, , , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Aft 1853  Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F2301  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Jan 1820 - Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 6 Feb 1820 - Windsor, Essex Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jun 1836 - Detroit, Wayne Co, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Aft 1853 - Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Baker, Crawford Co, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1908 - Chatham, Kent Co, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Photo: HOOPER, Sarah Jane b 21 Jan 1820
    Photo: HOOPER, Sarah Jane b 21 Jan 1820
    Photo: HOOPER, Sarah Jane b 21 Jan 1820; DREZELE, Alexander, and family.
    Photo: HOOPER, Sarah Jane b 21 Jan 1820; DREZELE, Alexander, and family.
    This is Sarah Hooper and her 2nd Husband Alexander D(r)ezele, the girls are their daughters Sara (Sadie) and Elizabeth (Lizie). Courtesy of Cleith148, Ancestry.com

  • Sources 
    1. [S220] Personal Knowledge of: OGIE, Arlene.
      "Our GGgrandmother was Susan E Hooper. According to the information given when her death was recorded she was the daughter of Jane Roe and John Hooper. .... Susan was born in Chatham, Kent, Ontario on 20 March 1826. She had at least three sisters. Sarah Jane married Salem Merriam....."

    2. [S435] GENEALOGY: Merriam Reunion - Michigan, USA, Boor, Gerald E (Jerry.Boor@MerriamFamilyTree.org), (Information derived from family data sheets that were filled out by attendees of the Michigan Merriam Reunions.).

    3. [S846] Personal Knowledge of: MERRIAM-LEITH, Chris (Reliability: 2).
      Actual Text: In Family Bible :Sarah Hooper was born Chatham Canada West, May 30 1837( Photo copy of handwritten page)

    4. [S483] BAPTISMAL Record: Ontario, CANADA, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XLGS-CMK (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S320] 1880 CENSUS: USA, (FamilySearch.org), Crawford Co, Kansas (Reliability: 2).
      With second husband Alex DEZELA and grandson Salem MERRIAM

    6. [S241] DEATH Registration: Ontario, CANADA, 1869 - 1947, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JK7K-Z3R.
      Discrepancy "Sarah Dezela 31 Mar 1908 age 88"

    7. [S220] Personal Knowledge of: OGIE, Arlene.
      "Our GGgrandmother was Susan E Hooper. According to the information given when her death was recorded she was the daughter of Jane Roe and John Hooper. ... She had at least three sisters. Sarah Jane married Salem Merriam."

    8. [S846] Personal Knowledge of: MERRIAM-LEITH, Chris (Reliability: 2).
      Actual Text: Page 2, In Family Bible :Salem Meriam and Sarah Hooper was married Detroit Michigan State,6th of June 1836 ( Photo copy of handwritten page)