Eben Hopson

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Eben Hopson
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Personal details
Born(1922-11-07)November 7, 1922
Barrow, Alaska, U.S.
DiedJune 28, 1980(1980-06-28) (aged 57)
Barrow, Alaska, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Rebecca Panigeo
ParentsAl Hopson
Maggie
ProfessionPolitician

Eben Nanauq Hopson (November 7, 1922 – June 28, 1980) was an American politician in the state of Alaska. An Iñupiat, he was born and raised in Barrow, Alaska and was a heavy equipment operator.[1] Hopson served in Alaska Territorial Legislature from 1957 to 1959 as well as the Alaska Senate upon statehood, representing District O from 1959 to 1967.[2][3] He died from cancer in 1980 in Barrow, Alaska.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Who's Who in Alaskan Politics: A Biographical Dictionary of Alaskan ... - Evangeline Atwood, R. N. DeArmond - Google Books". Books.google.ca. 2008-09-24. Retrieved 2018-11-13.
  2. ^ "Historical Dictionary of the Inuit - Pamela R. Stern - Google Books". Books.google.ca. 2013-09-26. Retrieved 2018-11-13.
  3. ^ "The Arctic Coastal Zone Management Newsletter - Google Books". Books.google.ca. 2007-12-28. Retrieved 2018-11-13.
  4. ^ "The Polar Times - Google Books". Books.google.ca. Retrieved 2018-11-13.

Arctic Journal: Eben Hopson - http://www.ebenhopson.com/