________________ _______________________| | |________________ _Charles William HOPKINS _| | | ________________ | |_______________________| | |________________ | |--Charles Joseph HOPKINS | | _William KEENS _+ | _Joseph William KEENS _| | | |_Ann SKERRITT __ |_Mary Ann KEENS __________| | ________________ |_Maryann SKERRITT _____| |________________
Before he died he asked George who was his brother and best friend, to look after Mary and thier daughter Joyce, as he did not want an outsider to bring Joyce up George made this promise, and George after a while fell in love with Mary and they later married.
[William Keens 1.FTW]
Charles worked for Hunts charcoal factory in Bow, East london. In 1940 his face was cut by an animal bone which caused him to have tetanus from which he died. Before he died he asked George Robert Hopkins to promise to bring Joyce (Dolly) up. In 1942 George and Mary Ann Elizabeth Charles widow decided to get married.
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 66 Stanley Rd, Stratford, London, E15
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