Brown Family

Descendants of Daniel K. BROWN

donated by: Patty Hopkins-Baldwin nuleef@foothills.net

Generation No. 1

1. Daniel K.3 BROWN (James Wallace2, John1) was born March 12, 1814 in White Oak, Morgan Co. KY, and died June 08, 1899 in Mathew , Magoffin Co. , KY1. He married (1) Rebecca 'Becky' GULLET. He married (2) Rebecca EASTERLING August 06, 1838 in Morgan Co. KY, daughter of William EASTERLING and Susanah ELAM. She was born 1822 in Russell, Scott Co., VA.

Children of Daniel BROWN and Rebecca EASTERLING are:

2 i. Samuel E. "Big Sam"4 BROWN, born 1840 in Morgan Co., Ky..

3 ii. Waltine 'Walter' BROWN, born Abt. 1842 in Morgan Co. KY; died October 15, 1856 in Morgan Co. KY.

4 iii. Henry Jackson 'Harvey' BROWN, born March 04, 1846.

5 iv. Elizabeth BROWN, born 1847 in KY.

6 v. William BROWN, born 1848.

+ 7 vi. Daniel Boone BROWN, born January 15, 1850 in Morgan Co. Ky.; died June 26, 1890 in White Oak, Magoffin Co. KY. < My GG Grandfather >

8 vii. Nancy Ann BROWN, born October 16, 1852 in KY.

9 viii. Martha BROWN, born September 19, 1857 in KY.

 

Generation No. 2

7. Daniel Boone4 BROWN (Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born January 15, 1850 in Morgan Co. Ky., and died June 26, 1890 in White Oak, Magoffin Co. KY1. He married ( Louisa ) Fairlena WYATT May 25, 1871 in Morgan Co. Ky., daughter of Hezekiah WYATT and Martha COTTLE. She was born October 16, 1849 in Morgan Co. KY, and died August 10, 1941 in Fredville , Magoffin Co. KY.

More About ( Louisa ) Fairlena WYATT:

Burial: Dud Carpenter Cemetery- Irv Carpenter Cemetery, Fredville , Magoffin Co. KY

Children of Daniel K. BROWN and ( Louisa ) Fairlena WYATT are:

10 i. Martha A.5 BROWN, born Abt. 1872 in Morgan Co. KY.

11 ii. Angeline BROWN, born April 1874 in Morgan Co

KY. She married William C. NICKELL.

+ 12 iii. Cynthia Ann BROWN, born December 25, 1874 in Morgan Co. Ky.; died April 21, 1968 in Fredville, Magoffin Co., Ky.< My Great Grandmother >

13 iv. Lou F. BROWN, born Abt. 1876 in Morgan Co. KY.

14 v. Ida J. BROWN, born Abt. 1878 in Morgan Co. KY.

15 vi. Maggie D. BROWN, born Abt. 1879 in Morgan Co. KY.

 

Generation No. 3

12. Cynthia Ann5 BROWN (Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born December 25, 1874 in Morgan Co. Ky., and died April 21, 1968 in Fredville, Magoffin Co., Ky.. She married Irvin CARPENTER October 28, 1893 in Magoffin Co. Ky., son of Samuel CARPENTER and Katherine ALLEN. He was born July 11, 1859 in Breathitt, Co.Ky.2, and died April 07, 1934 in Magoffin Co.Ky.2.

More About Cynthia Ann BROWN:

Cause of Death: heart attack

Children of Cynthia BROWN and Irvin CARPENTER are:

16 i. Fred6 CARPENTER, born September 10, 1894 in Magoffin Co. KY; died December 17, 1945 in Magoffin Co. KY.

+ 17 ii. Jeanetta <Nettie> CARPENTER, born April 05, 1897 in Ordway, Buck Creek {Fredville} Ky.; died October 02, 1929 in Fredville, Ky.. < My Grandmother >

18 iii. Virginia/Virgie CARPENTER, born September 03, 1900 in Magoffin Co. KY; died February 28, 1919 in Magoffin Co. KY.

19 iv. Ollie J. CARPENTER, born March 03, 1902 in Magoffin Co. KY; died December 17, 1923 in Magoffin Co. KY.

+ 20 v. Dudley CARPENTER, born June 06, 1904 in Fredville, Magoffin Co. KY; died May 26, 1986 in Fredville, Magoffin Co. KY.

21 vi. Samuel CARPENTER, born October 19, 1908 in Magoffin Co. KY; died October 19, 1908 in Magoffin Co. KY.

 

Generation No. 4

17. Jeanetta < Nettie6> CARPENTER (Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born April 05, 1897 in Ordway, Buck Creek {Fredville} Ky., and died October 02, 1929 in Fredville, Ky.. She married Hargis Garold HOPKINS Abt. 1913 in Fredville, Ky., son of William HOPKINS and Ilant RICHARDSON. He was born November 13, 1894 in Rough and Tough, Floyd Co. KY3, and died 1970 in Medaryville, Indiana.

More About Jeanetta_Nettie CARPENTER:

Cause of Death: suicide-arsenic poisoning. As per death certificate. Great story behind this account!

Children of Jeanetta_Nettie CARPENTER and Hargis HOPKINS are: << My Grandparents >>

+ 22 i. Ishmael7 HOPKINS, born May 03, 1914 in Fredville, Magoffin Co., KY.; died October 03, 1947 in Wayland, Floyd Co., KY.

+ 23 ii. Leonard HOPKINS, born March 21, 1916 in Fredville, Buck Creek, Ky.; died August 23, 1999 in Morehead, Rowen Co, KY.

24 iii. Geraldine HOPKINS, born March 13, 1918 in Fredville , Magoffin Co., Ky3; died January 18, 1924 in Dud Carpenter Cemetey, Fredvile , Ky4.

25 iv. Irvin HOPKINS, born January 10, 1920 in Fredville, Buck Creek, Ky.5; died April 21, 1980 in Fredville, Ky.. He married Mable 1948 in Magoffin CO, KY; born in Magoffin CO, KY.

+ 26 v. Mildred HOPKINS, born April 24, 1922 in Fredville, Buck Creek, Ky..

27 vi. Irene Janeva HOPKINS, born March 07, 1924 in Fredville , Magoffin Co.Ky.5; died 1932 in Fredville, Magoffin Co.Ky.5.

28 vii. Christine HOPKINS, born June 21, 1926 in Fredville, Buck Creek, Ky.5. She married Norman WATSON.

+ 29 viii. Paul Wiley HOPKINS, born May 07, 1928 in Buck Creek, Fredville, Magoffin Co. Ky.; died January 13, 2001 in Green, Summit County Ohio. < My Father >

20. Dudley6 CARPENTER (Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born June 06, 1904 in Fredville, Magoffin Co. KY, and died May 26, 1986 in Fredville, Magoffin Co. KY. He married Ada HOWARD September 02, 1939 in Magoffin Co., KY, daughter of Sam HOWARD and Jane ALLEN. She was born April 07, 1917 in Whitley Creek, Magoffin Co., KY.

Child of Dudley CARPENTER and Ada HOWARD is:

30 i. Jerry Wayne7 CARPENTER, born March 21, 1959;

Adopted child. Parent's are actually Fern Abshire Hopkins & Ernest Howard >

Generation No. 5

22. Ishmael7 HOPKINS (Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born May 03, 1914 in Fredville, Magoffin Co., KY.5, and died October 03, 1947 in Wayland, Floyd Co., KY. He married Lena L. BRADLEY, daughter of Butler BRADLEY and Mary COLLINS. She was born October 16, 1909 in Prestonsburg, Floyd Co., KY.

Children of Ishmael HOPKINS and Lena BRADLEY are:

+ 31 i. Betty8 HOPKINS, born June 15, 1937 in Floyd CO.,KY.

+ 32 ii. Edith HOPKINS, born December 22, 1943 in Floyd CO or Knott CO.,KY.

33 iii. Ishmael HOPKINS, Jr., born October 21, 1947.

23. Leonard7 HOPKINS (Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born March 21, 1916 in Fredville, Buck Creek, Ky.5, and died August 23, 1999 in Morehead, Rowen Co, KY. He married (1) Kathy BLEVINS in Magoffin Co. , KY. He married (2) Brenda SALYER in Salyersville, Magoffin Co.,KY. She was born in Salyersville, Magoffin Co.,KY.

Notes for Leonard HOPKINS:

Lenoard died of thyroid cancer. It was first diagnosed in January of 1999.

More About Leonard HOPKINS:

Cause of Death: Thyroid Cancer

Child of Leonard HOPKINS and Kathy BLEVINS is:

+ 34 i. Gary Leonard8 HOPKINS, born October 07, 1954 in South Bend , Indiana; died May 02, 1998 in Ashland , Boyd Co., KY.

26. Mildred7 HOPKINS (Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born April 24, 1922 in Fredville, Buck Creek, Ky.5. She married (1) Unk. HOWARD. She married (2) Unk. WALDEN.

Children of Mildred HOPKINS and Unk. HOWARD are:

35 i. Buddy8 HOWARD.

36 ii. son HOWARD.

29. Paul Wiley7< originally named 'William Wiley HOPKINS after his Grandfather W.W> HOpkins, as per the last will and testament of Irvin Carpenter, husband of Cynthia Ann Brown Carpenter > Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born May 07, 1928 in Buck Creek, Fredville, Magoffin Co. Ky., and died January 13, 2001 in Green, Summit County Ohio. He met (1) Cora Jean ARNETT 1948 in Magoffin, Co.Ky., daughter of Seldon ARNETT and Phoebe UNKNOWN. She was born Abt. 1931 in Magoffin Co. Ky.. He married (2) Yolanda Gallimore Abt. 1951 in Magoffin, Co. Ky., daughter of Clarence Gallimore and Unknown. He met/cohabitated (3) Audrey Fern ABSHIRE January 19, 1957 in She lied about the marriage license-they NEVER married, but they got a divorce based on the cohabitation and laws of Ohio divorce court; daughter of Van ABSHIRE and Quinnie COOL. She was born November 30, 1936 in Lick Creek, Ky. Pike County5. He married (4) Mary Lawson Abt. 1979 in Akron, Ohio. He married (5) Norma DiFrangia Bet. 1981 - 1982 in Akron, Ohio.

More About Paul Wiley HOPKINS:

Burial: January 15, 2001, Holy Cross Cemetery, Akron, Summit Co, Ohio

Died from gastric cancer/heart attack in his sleep January 13, 2001.

Children of Paul HOPKINS and Yolanda Gallimore are:

+ 37 i. Paul Keith8 HOPKINS, born August 20, 1953 in West Liberty , Morgan Co., KY.

+ 38 ii. Janet Kay HOPKINS, born September 20, 1954 in West Liberty , Morgan Co., KY.

Children of Paul HOPKINS and Audrey Fern ABSHIRE are:

+ 39 i. <<<ME>>> Patricia Anne8 HOPKINS, born Bet. December

29, 1957 - December 25, 1958 in Prestonsburg, Floyd Co., KY. < Biological Father is Paul HOPKINS and bio. Mother Ada HOWARD-wife of Dud CARPENTER. Via 'baby-swap-sale' of Jerry Hopkins Carpenter to Dud & Ada Howard

Carpenter. New info gleaned November 2000. > Via birth certificates and 'bill of sale' for the farm at Smampton, Magoffin CO., KY deeded to Paul & Audrey Fern Abshire Hopkins Jan. 1960 for the 'baby-swap'. ONLY in MAGOFFIN COUNTY!! >

+ 40 ii. Jerry Wayne HOPKINS CARPENTER, born March 21, 1959 in Fredville, Magoffin Co. , Ky; biological child of Fern Abshire Hopkins & Ernest Howard. The OTHER half of the 'baby-swap-sale'.

41 iii. Paul Michael (Joe) HOPKINS, born October 06, 1960 in Paintsville, Johnson Co., KY5. < bio. Father: Ernest Howard >

+ 42 iv. Shirley HOPKINS, born September 20, 1961 in Paintsville, Johnson Co., Ky.. < bio. Father: Leonard Hopkins >

+ 43 v. Rhonda Gail HOPKINS, born December 01, 1962 in Paintsville, Johnson Co., Ky.. < bio. Father: Ernest Howard >

+ 44 vi. Lisa Kay HOPKINS, born September 15, 1965 in Akron, Summit Co, Ohio. < bio. Father: Ernest Howard >

My Father Paul HOPKINS RAISED all of theses children to adulthood knowing they were still family and his children by choice.

Generation No. 6

31. Betty8 HOPKINS (Ishmael7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born June 15, 1937 in Floyd CO.,KY. She married Franklin Delano BALDRIDGE June 24, 1966 in Floyd CO.,KY. He was born March 19, 1949 in Floyd CO.,KY, and died Abt. 1980 in Floyd CO.,KY.

Child of Betty HOPKINS and Franklin BALDRIDGE is:

45 i. Frank Michael9 BALDRIDGE, born June 24, 1969.

32. Edith8 HOPKINS (Ishmael7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born December 22, 1943 in Floyd CO or Knott CO.,KY. She married William Gerald JONES. He was born October 24, 1942 in Floyd CO or Knott CO.,KY.

Child of Edith HOPKINS and William JONES is:

46 i. Carolyn Jane9 JONES, born April 19, 1978.

34. Gary Leonard8 HOPKINS (Leonard7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born October 07, 1954 in South Bend , Indiana, and died May 02, 1998 in Ashland , Boyd Co., KY.

More About Gary Leonard HOPKINS:

Cause of Death: Colon/liver cancer

Child of Gary Leonard HOPKINS is:

+ 47 i. Wendy9 HOPKINS.

37. Paul Keith8 HOPKINS (Paul Wiley7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born August 20, 1953 in West Liberty , Morgan Co., KY. He married Karen Lynn JENKINS June 19, 1976, daughter of Norbert JENKINS and Margaret STEPHEN. She was born October 05, 1956 in Monroe , MI.

Children of Paul HOPKINS and Karen JENKINS are:

48 i. Tammy Lynn9 HOPKINS, born August 15, 1979 in Monroe , MI.

49 ii. Deborah Jean HOPKINS, born November 11, 1981 in Monroe , MI.

50 iii. Rachel Renee HOPKINS, born January 12, 1985 in Monroe , MI.

51 iv. Paul Christopher HOPKINS, born December 21, 1988 in Wilmington, DE.

38. Janet Kay8 HOPKINS (Paul Wiley7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born September 20, 1954 in West Liberty , Morgan Co., KY. She married

Steve STOCKTON.

Children of Janet HOPKINS and Steve STOCKTON are:

52 i. Jennifer Morgan9 STOCKTON, born March 20, 1983.

53 ii. Kathryn Helen STOCKTON, born November 20, 1991.

39. Patricia Anne8 HOPKINS < and Siblings ><<PRIVATE>> (Paul Wiley7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1) was born Bet. December 29, 1957 - December 25, 1958 in Prestonsburg, Floyd Co., KY5.

Generation No. 7

47. Wendy9 HOPKINS (Gary Leonard8, Leonard7, Jeanetta_Nettie6 CARPENTER, Cynthia Ann5 BROWN, Daniel Boone4, Daniel K.3, James Wallace2, John1)

Children of Wendy HOPKINS are:

61 i. Boy 110 HOPKINS.

62 ii. Boy 2 HOPKINS.

 

Endnotes

1. Pepper Brown

2. Magoffin Co., KY Cemetery Records, Vol 1 & 2

3. Patricia Hopkins Baldwin_ family oral/written tradition, Family Bible and memory.

4. Morgan Co., KY vital stats., census, Marriage Book 1823-1900 Morgan County, KY cemetery records, clerk of courts records, ect.

5. Visits with family and pictures of burial places in Mathew and White Oak, Morgan County, KY.

6. Frankfort, KY archives and repository of vital statistics.

 

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