Hopkins Grave Marking Ceremony

May 19, 2012
Spring Garden Cemetery
Henderson Ky.

Lt. Col. Samuel Hopkins, Revolutionary War
Maj. Gen. Samuel Hopkins, War of 1812

Kentucky Society, DAR, State Vice Regent, Barbara Zink
Gen Samuel Hopkins Chapter, NSDAR, Henderson, Ky.
Gen. John Caldwell Chapter NSDAR, Princeton, Ky.
Gen. Evan Shelby Chapter NSDAR, Owensboro, Ky.
Capt. William Rowan Chapter NSDAR, Livermore, Ky.
Capt. Henry Vandeburgh Chapter NSDAR, Evansville, In.
Capt Jacob Warrick Chapter, NSDAR, Boonville, In.
Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia
Lt. Robert Moseley Chapter KYSSAR, Owensboro, Ky.
Ohio Valley Chapter INSSAR, Evansville, In.
Ohio Valley Chapter INSSAR, Ladies Aux., Evansville, In
American Legion Worsham Post 44, Henderson, Ky.
Bag Pipe Major William Nesmith
Buglers --Henderson Ky. Middle School Band



Preparing To Parade The Colors

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Invocation By Rev. Richard Martindale
St. Pauls's Episcopal Church

Preparing To Post The Colors

Mary Alice Springer rexceives a Certificate of Appreciation From Hopkins Descendant Robert "Bob" Gang

Robert Brooks receives a DAR Certificate of Award

Gen. Samuel Hopkins old stone was repaired by
Gary Tunget & Robert Brooks


Robert Brooks & Gary Tunget received
DAR Certificates Of Award for their
assistance in the gravemarking efforts

Ken Gilkey received a DAR Certificate of Award
for his assistance in the gravemarking

Some of the crowd before the cermonies began


"Unveiling The Marker"
Susan Gang Williams, Robert Gang, Hopkin's Decs's
Jerry E. Maas, Gary Tunget, Mary Alice Springer
Photo by Daniel Patmore, Henderson Gleaner

New Stone with name, dates and 5 brass markers
Soc. of Cincinnati, SAR, DAR, Soc. of War of
1812, Daughters of War of 1812


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