and Naomi Griffin Hopson
|If my mind
can conceive it,
And my heart can believe it,
Then, I can achieve it.
Then They Were Free
22 September, 1862
|Dream-scaping: The Wheels of the Dream are
our individual families connected through birth, marriage, or adoption.
Each generation of families is characterized as a wheel ofhe
American Dream. Rolling along the pathway of time, over Wheels now 173
Cities/towns and states were a family or cluster of families lived are depicted as hubs or Dream Scences. 'The apple never falls far from the tree.'
Before They Were Free: More than 25, 000 thousand politically and socially, albeit,
spiritually free, enslav ed people. From the environs around Cadiz, KY, they dared
to dream their once impossible dream of freedom. Ned Hopson, Lewis Hopson, and
James Hill enlisted July 28 1864 at Paducah, KY.
| KY USCT
||[ 8th KY USCT Artillery Regiment Roster ]