Hooper, William, 1742-1790

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William Hooper of North Carolina was a leader in the American Revolution and a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

From the description of William Hooper papers, 1770-1822 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 32246239

From the guide to the William Hooper Papers, ., 1770-1822, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

At this time, William Hooper was representing Wilmington in the General Assembly of North Carolina.

From the description of Letter to Richard Bannehan, 1773 August 8? (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155866357

Lawyer of North Carolina, political leader, and signer of the Declaration of Independence.

From the description of Notebook, 1780-1783. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58757816

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referencedIn Mercier, Louis-Sébastien, 1740-1814. Memoirs of the year two thousand five hundred : typescript, n.d. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. ALS, 1776 November 6 : [s.l.], to Joseph Hewes and Samuel Johnston. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Henry A. Willard II Collection, 1743-1888, (bulk 1770-1840) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf), 1876-1952,. Signers of the Declaration of Independence autograph collection, 1756-1818. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. Letter to Richard Bannehan, 1773 August 8? University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. ALS, 1785 May 13, Edenton, to Governor Livingston. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Engstrom, Mary Claire, 1906-1997. Mary Claire Engstrom photographic collection, 1930s-1979 (bulk 1950s-1976). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Iredell, James, 1751-1799. Papers of James Iredell, Sr., and James Iredell, Jr., 1724-1890. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Massachusetts. Treasury Dept. Warrant, 1777 March 6. Texas Tech University Libraries, Academic Library
referencedIn Williams, John. Papers, 1775-1824. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf William Hooper Papers, ., 1770-1822 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Morris, Robert, 1734-1806. [Letter] : October 23rd 1776, Philad[elphi]a, [to] Silas Deane, Paris. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Willard, Henry A. (Henry Augustus), 1902-. Henry A. Willard II collection, 1743-1888 (bulk 1770-1840). Library of Congress
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. ALS, 1777 February 1, Baltimore, to Robert Morris. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. ALS, 1776 April 17 : Halifax, North Carolina, to Joseph Hewes, Philadelphia. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. ALS, [1776 February 6, New York, to Joseph Hewes and John Penn, Philadelphia.]. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. ALS, 1775 May 23, Philadelphia, Pa., to Samuel Johnston, Edenton, N.C. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. Notebook, 1780-1783. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Letters and documents of signers of the Declaration of Independence, 1750-1933. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Dunbar, Hooper Cameron. Application of Hooper Cameron Dunbar for membership to the Society, Sons of the Revolution, in the state of California, March 27, 1922. Sons of the Revolution State of California
creatorOf Hooper, William, 1742-1790. William Hooper papers, 1770-1822 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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associatedWith aHall, Henry Bryan, fl. 1850-1900. person
associatedWith Bannehan, Richard, person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, 1738-1795. person
associatedWith Clinton, Henry, ca. 1738-1795. person
associatedWith Cornwallis, Charles, 1738-1805. person
associatedWith Craig, John H., fl. 1781. person
associatedWith Cumming, William. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Dickinson, Philemon, 1739-1809. person
associatedWith Dunbar, Hooper Cameron. person
associatedWith Engstrom, Mary Claire, 1906-1997. person
associatedWith Harrison, Benjamin, ca. 1726-1791. person
associatedWith Hewes, Joseph. person
associatedWith Hooper, Archibald Maclaine, 1775-1853. person
associatedWith Hubbard, John, collector. person
associatedWith Iredell, James, 1751-1799. person
associatedWith Johnston, Samuel, 1733-1816. person
associatedWith Livingston, William, 1723-1790. person
associatedWith Massachusetts. Treasury Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Mercier, Louis-Sébastien, 1740-1814. person
associatedWith Morris, Robert, 1734-1806. person
associatedWith Penn, John, 1741-1788. person
associatedWith Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf), 1876-1952, person
associatedWith Ross, George, 1730-1779. person
associatedWith Willard, Henry A. (Henry Augustus), 1902- person
associatedWith Williams, John. person
associatedWith Wilson, James, 1742-1798. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Philadelphia (Pa.)
North Carolina
United States
North Carolina
United States
Ticonderoga (N.Y.)
United States
New York (State)
North Carolina
United States
North Carolina
Subject
Courts
Finance, Personal
Slavery
Occupation
Lawyers
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Birth 1742-06-17

Death 1790-10-14

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