52 Ancestors/52 Weeks #18 ~ Ulysis L Hopper Barrett



  • Born:  October 1853 in York County South Carolina 
  • Parents: Charles G. & Mary Wilson Hopper 
  • Siblings: Martha Clementine, David and A. Lomas, all born in York County. 
  • Resided: York County, South Carolina, Dyer County, Tennessee, Sevier County Arkansas, and McCurtain County Oklahoma 
  • Married: John Franklin Barrett, son of Jonathan H & Abigail Willis Barrett
  • on June 26, 1873 in Dyer County Tennessee 
  • Children: John and Ulysis had the following children: Earnest Luther, George Marcus, Euel D., Charles Cleveland, Sidney, Jacob Eliga, John W. and Nellie 
  • Death: Ulysis died in March of 1918 and her husband passed six months later.  I believe both are buried in Brownstown Cemetery with no markers. 


Ulysis was my 2 greats grandmother


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