Frederick Charles HOPPER

Frederick Charles HOPPER

Male 1874 - 1908  (33 years)

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  • Name Frederick Charles HOPPER 
    Born 04 Dec 1874  Pineham, Whitfield, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 07 Feb 1875  Whitfield, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military & Maritime 3 Apr 1891  Woolwich, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Joined the Royal Artillery.

    Age: 18 yrs
    Height: 5 feet, 4 3/4 inches
    Weight: 126 1/2 lbs (51kg)
    Chest: 34 inches
    Fresh complexion, brown eyes, dark hair.
    Distinguishing marks: None

    Occupation: Baker 
    Age: 16 
    Military & Maritime 22 Sep 1893  India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Transferred to India 
    Age: 18 
    Military & Maritime 5 Apr 1899  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Transferred back to England 
    Age: 25 
    Military & Maritime 6 Apr 1899 
    Transferred to Army Reserves.  
    Age: 26 
    Military & Maritime 9 Oct 1899 
    Recalled to Army Service under Special Army Order. 
    Age: 26 
    Military & Maritime 2 Nov 1899  South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Transferred to South Africa for the Boer War  
    Age: 25 
    Military & Maritime 8 Nov 1900  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Transferred back to England 
    Age: 26 
    Military & Maritime 1 Apr 1903 
    DISCHARGED FROM THE ARMY 
    Age: 28 
    Died 24 Nov 1908  20 Prospect Place, Union Road, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 30 Nov 1908  Whitfield, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I8550  WILLIS01
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2020 

    Father Joseph HOPPER,   b. 11 Apr 1847, East Langdon, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Alice COLLARD,   b. 3 Nov 1850, Whitfield, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936, Whitfield, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1869  East Langdon, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    BMD Records
    MARRIAGE: HOPPER, Joseph & COLLARD, Alice - 1869
    MARRIAGE: HOPPER, Joseph & COLLARD, Alice - 1869
    Family ID F43  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Lydia PILCHER,   c. 4 Nov 1877, Guston, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 01 Mar 1902  Guston, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
    +1. Edith Alice Mary HOPPER,   b. 1903, MarQ, East Langdon, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Frederick Charles HOPPER,   b. 7 May 1904, Guston, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981, Bexley, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Margaret Elizabeth HOPPER,   b. 1906, MarQ, Guston, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George William HOPPER,   b. 1907, DecQ, Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    BMD Records
    MARRIAGE: HOPPER, Frederick & PILCHER, Eliza - 1902
    MARRIAGE: HOPPER, Frederick & PILCHER, Eliza - 1902
    Family ID F300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Census Records
    1881 - HOPPER, Joseph & Alice [COLLARD]
    1881 - HOPPER, Joseph & Alice [COLLARD]
    1901 - HOPPER, Joseph & Alice [COLLARD]; HOPPER, William & Matilda [PALMER]
    1901 - HOPPER, Joseph & Alice [COLLARD]; HOPPER, William & Matilda [PALMER]

    BMD Records
    BIRTH: HOPPER, Frederick - 1874
    BIRTH - HOPPER, Frederick 1874
    MARRIAGE: HOPPER, Frederick & PILCHER, Eliza - 1902
    MARRIAGE - HOPPER, Frederick & PILCHER, Pilcher - 1902
    DEATH: HOPPER, Frederick - 1908
    DEATH - HOPPER, Frederick - 1908

    Albums
    HOPPER, Frederick - Attestation Papers - 3 April 1891
    HOPPER, Frederick - Attestation Papers - 3 April 1891 (4)

  • Notes  Died:
    • Cause of Death: 'Recto Vesical Fistula*; Exhaustion, Colotomy operation* for 5 months ago.'

      (*A rectovesical fistula is the abnormal connection between the rectum and urinary bladder; **A Colotomy is performed to remove a foreign body or impacted faeces that cannot be softened with enemas.)
      [7]

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] CERTIFICATE: Birth [GRO] (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S73] CERTIFICATE: Death [GRO] (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S15] >ARGENT, Daphne (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S72] CERTIFICATE: Marriage [GRO].

    5. [S18] FreeBMD - Marriage Index: 1837-1983, Dover 2a 1655.

    6. [S72] CERTIFICATE: Marriage [GRO] (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S73] CERTIFICATE: Death [GRO], DYC 363451.