Re: Death certificate for William Washington Cooley

From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com>
Date: Sat, 1 Oct 2011 17:42:43 -0700

BTW, I'm not saying that Isaac was born in OH, but that there is reason to
look at that possibility. If he was traveling for his business, with his
family in tow, it may be impossible to determine his locations.

-Michael

> These notes are at
> http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=meder-dempsey&id=I63748
>
> They're interesting as the William is said to have been bound out to race
> horse trainer. That appears to have been a family occupation.
>
> --quote--
> Boards > Surnames > Cooley
> William Washington Cooley's family
> Author: karen rouse
> Date: 20 May 2001 12:00 PM GMT
> Surnames: Cooley, Hoskinson, Rutter, Stewart
> Classification: Query
> I'm trying to find siblings of William Washington Cooley b. Fayette,
> (Howard co.) Mo. d. Wash. co. Oh. Father Isaac, mother, unknown. Sibs,
> Charles & Sarah. Parents d. when 8, bound out to race horse trainer.
> Served in Mexican & Civil War. Searched for siblings until death.
> Any help?
> Thanks,
> Karen
> krouse_at_rcvideo.com
>
> COOLEY
> Searching for parents of William Cooley born Dec 25, 1825 in Fayette,
> Howard Co. Missouri. Father's name Isaac Cooley. May have had a
> brother Charles Cooley and a sister Sarah Cooley. Parents died 1832
> when William was seven. Any information would be appreciated.
> Deborah Frye--Tue Jan 28 20:10:53 2003 frye_at_cox.net
> [Source: http://www.rootsweb.com/~mohoward/quer14.html]
>
> Change Date: 13 JUN 2009 at 16:58:21
>
> --endquote--
>
>> 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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