- Born: 29 May 1859, Gwennap, Cornwall, England
- Marriage (1): Katherine BOND on 23 May 1879
- Marriage (2): Christina CHRISTENSON in 1927 in Iron River, Iron County, Michigan, USA
- Died: 24 Feb 1944, Stambaugh, Iron County, Michigan, USA at age 84
- Buried: Stambaugh Cemetery, Iron River, Iron County, Michigan, USA
INFORMATION FROM DICKINSON COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY CENTENNIEL BOOK
William Hooper, Sr born April 30, 1859 [note: disagrees with obituary], Poldice, Gwenapp, Redruth, Cornwall, England to John & Mary (Barnett) Hooper. Death: Feb. 24, 1944, Stambaugh, Iron, Michigan. William immigrated in 1873 to Negaunee, Michigan, then moved to Quinnesec, Dickinson, Michigan, then to North Dakota where he hometeaded for 5 years before going back to Quinnesec and eventually settled in Iron River, Iron, Michigan. He was mining captain at the Cundy Iron Ore Mine, retiring in 1926. They had 13 children.
Catherine & William were married May 23, 1879 at the Republic Methodist Church. Catherine died May 18, 1923 in Iron River. William married again to Christina Christenson of Iron River in 1927.
William married Katherine BOND, daughter of John BOND and Mary Ann, on 23 May 1879. (Katherine BOND was born on 15 Apr 1860 in Saint Erth, Cornwall, England, died on 18 May 1923 in Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA and was buried on 25 May 1923 in Stambaugh Cemetery, Iron River, Iron County, Michigan, USA.)
William next married Christina CHRISTENSON in 1927 in Iron River, Iron County, Michigan, USA. (Christina CHRISTENSON was born in Iron River, Iron County, Michigan, USA.)