Creator

Date Original

1861-1865

Description

This collection contains James Hopson's reminiscences about the Civil War.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Henry Hopson was born January 29, 1837, in Hempstead County, Arkansas, to Samuel Hopson and Lucinda Catherina Stuart Hopson. James Henry Hopson married Marian Rebecca Denson in 1867in Sevier County, Arkansas. Their children were James Henry, Joseph Samuel, James Stuart, William Neville, Mary Hopkins, Naomi Eliza, Johnnye Gilliam, and Lucinda. Third Lieutenant Hopson served with the Fifth Regiment, Arkansas Infantry, State Troops and the First Consolidated Arkansas Infantry Regiment, Confederate States Army. Hopson died April 28, 1914, in Cromer, New Mexico.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; New Mexico

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.023.008

Resource Type

Text

Collection

James H. Hopson Civil War account [photocopy], SMC.023.008

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

James H. Hopson Civil War account [photocopy], Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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