My grandfather, Thomas Raymond Hopper Sr.was born 3/10/1904 in Berea, KY. His wife, my grandmother, Frances Josephine Hopper (Kindred), born 4/18/1906 to death, 4/7/1980. Frances' parents were Rueben H. Kindred and Mary Hurley. Thomas Raymond's father, Brutus Clay Hopper was born 5/8/1883 in Shelbyville, IN, was a carpenter by trade, and lived at 52 McKinley Avenue in Steger, IL when he passed, onBrutus was survived by his wife, Mrs. Lena E. Hopper (Watkins), born 1/18/1887 to death, 11/7/1968, of Steger, and 2 children, Thomas R. Hopper and Mrs. Charles Kindred, both living later in Harvey, IL. There were also five grandchildren; two sisters - Mrs. Edith Cain, of Richmond, IN, and Mrs. Mary Richardson, of Columbus, OH; and 4 brothers - Harry and Thomas, of Richmond, KY, George of Columbus, OH, and J.V. Hopper, of Cincinnati, OH.