Thomas Hooper
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William Thomas Hooper (1742 - 1790)

William Thomas (Thomas) Hooper
Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusettsmap
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Husband of — married 17 Aug 1767 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusettsmap
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Died in Transylvania County, North Carolinamap
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Thomas Hooper participated in the American Revolution.
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Thomas Hooper was a Founding Father in the American Revolution

William Hooper was born June 17, 1742, in Boston, Massachusetts.[1] William Hooper, son of William Hooper, Minister and Mary, was baptized June 20, 1742, at the West Church of Boston.[2] (p. 7)

Signed the Declaration of Independence

Lived in Hillsborough, North Carolina. His house in that town still stands.


  1. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress "HOOPER, William, (1742 - 1790)"
  2. “Boston Church Records” The Records of the Churches of Boston. CD_ROM. Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2008 .)

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  • Thank you to Blain Mercer for creating WikiTree profile Hooper-1838 through the import of Blain Mercer Family Tree.ged on May 27, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Blain and others.
  • Eric Allen, firsthand knowledge. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by Eric and others.

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