Re: Death certificate for William Washington Cooley

From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com>
Date: Sat, 1 Oct 2011 14:34:44 -0700

Jane,

Thanks!

Does it give a township for the listing?

The 1820 census lists a Mary Cooley in Fearing, Washington OH. If that's
"J's" widow then that is not likely James.

-Michael

> The 1810 tax list for Washington Co., Ohio shows a J. Cooley
> Jane
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> From: "Michael Cooley" <michael_at_newsummer.com>
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>> William is known to have been born in Howard county MO. His father
>> listed
>> here is Isaac, who can be none other than James's son, Isaac, born
>> c1805.
>> The 1880 census for William says his father was born in OH. Sandy has
>> pointed out that subsequent census entries give his father's bp as MO.
>> But, so far as we know, James didn't go to MO until 1811. We know that
>> Tink was born in KY in 1810 but James is not showing up in KY records.
>> Presumably, he went to KY from NC with his father (John) c1806. But do
>> we
>> really know where he was those 4-5 years. Could he have been traveling
>> with the family plying his trade as a horse trader/trainer?
>>
>> http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=meder-dempsey&id=I63728
>> Certificate of Death
>> Name: William Washington Cooley
>> Death date: 11 Mar 1921
>> Death place: Grandview, Washington, Ohio
>> Birthdate: 22 Dec 1825
>> Estimated birth year:
>> Birthplace: Missouri
>> Age at death: 95 years 2 months 2 weeks 2 days
>> Cause of death: Broncho-pneumonia
>> Gender: Male
>> Marital status: Married
>> Race or color: Caucasian
>> Street address: none listed
>> Occupation: Retired; old soldier, hasn't worked for years
>> Residence: Washington County, Ohio
>> Burial date: 13 Mar 1921
>> Burial place: Grandview
>> Cemetery name: Grandview Cemetery
>> Spouse's name: not listed
>> Father's name: Isaac Cooley
>> Father's birthplace: unknown
>> Mother's name: unknown
>> Mother's birthplace: unknown
>> Informant: Mrs. W. Cooley, Grandview
>> GSU film number: 1991589
>> Digital GS number: 4022203
>> Image number: 1051
>> Reference number: fn 18514
>> Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953
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