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Subject: Re: Hugh Hopkins Giles
Author: AlLeta Bonner
Date: Saturday, 11 May 2002
Classification: Query

I have Hugh Hopkins father as Isaac b- Feb 22, 1761 in Clair, Ireland d- Aug 8, 1843 in NJ. and Bithiah as his first wife. Hugh was one of seven children. when Bithiah died. Isaac (2) married Getry Vliet on Aug. 16, 1803 and had my gr, gr, grandfather John Vliet Giles Sr,. He married (1) Mary Brannoch and my gr, grandfather John Vliet Giles Jr. was born and he had a brother named Hopkins Giles b-1845, d- 1929 in IL, he was married to a Alice Pinkston, John Vliet Sr, (2) marriage to Mary Ann Tredway Jan 20, 1859. Alot of my Giles were born in IN. KS. and AR.
I have seven children for Hugh and Mary one of them is a David Hopkins b- Jul 14, 1838 in Merom, Sullivan, IN. d-Aug 24 1901 in Shelburn, Sullivan Co. IN. So your Hugh might be in Sullivan Co. IN. I have looked for your Isaac and haven't found him yet, All the other names are in the Giles Bible.
I hope I have given you some information. Write back if Isaac and Bithiah is his father and mother.