Re: Another "English descent" reference

From: David Johnson <paladin46077_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Sun, 2 Oct 2011 17:37:34 -0700 (PDT)

Of course! ________________________________ From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com> To: John Cooley Mailing List <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net> Sent: Sunday, October 2, 2011 7:55 PM Subject: Re: Another "English descent" reference Ah, yes. Important distinction! > We were not invading.  We were liberating the country. > > Dave > > > > ________________________________ > From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com> > To: John Cooley Mailing List <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net> > Sent: Sunday, October 2, 2011 6:11 PM > Subject: Re: Another "English descent" reference > > Jane, > > That's what happened in the 1740s when Prince Charles invaded England from > Scotland. The end came at Culloden Moor, after which Scots were locked up > in droves. Many of them were sent to America, as was Alexander McDonald, > whose son John served with John Cooley in 1755. John Pedder, also on the > 1755 list, had also been an indentured servant. I suspect there were > others. Richard Goode was of the planter class, his family having been in > Virginia for decades. I have often wondered if John had been bound out to > the Goodes, but that's just mindless speculation. I've found nothing to > support it. > > John Cooleys appear on various ship lists for reason of transportation. I > have them listed at http://ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/#imm > > -Michael > >> I have a Calhoun ancestor that was captured in Scotland about 1650 in a >> war >> with England, taken back to England and sold as an indentured servant to >> some brick company in Mass.  Anyone explored this possibility.  That >> could >> cause confusion about English or Scotch. >> Jane >> >> ----- Original Message ----- >> From: "Patrick Cooley" <dvrsyfyd7_at_yahoo.com> >> To: "John Cooley Mailing List" <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net> >> Sent: Sunday, October 02, 2011 3:33 PM >> Subject: Re: Another "English descent" reference >> >> >>> Something close to this has to fit. My grandfather was insistent that >>> his >>> father >>> Daniel Boon Cooley (great grandson to Edward out of Stokes county) had >>> passed >>> down to him that our immigrant ancestors to this country were >>> Scots-Irish >>> and >>> that one of them was a "hunchback" whatever that might mean. >>> >>> >>> There is a mountain range in Ireland known as the Cooley mountains. >>> >>> Patrick >>> >>> >>> >>> ----- Original Message ---- >>> From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com> >>> To: John Cooley Mailing List <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net> >>> Sent: Sun, October 2, 2011 3:33:30 PM >>> Subject: Re: Another "English descent" reference >>> >>> BTW, brothers Thomas and Edward (Edward, John) went to Appanoose county >>> IA >>> by c1850, where Millard was born. Their nephew, David--from whom I >>> descend, showed up there also, moving across the border to Putnam co >>> MO. >>> >>> These Cooleys are well-documented in census records, etc. Millard's >>> death >>> certificate is a mess--and it says that his father was born in England, >>> decidedly not true. But the strong tradition of English descent down >>> the >>> various lines is very telling and can't be ignored. >>> >>> A story passed down through a brother of Aaron's (James Armstrong >>> Cooley) >>> that the Cooleys were Jacobites, fighting for Bonny Prince Charlie, >>> perhaps at Culloden Moor. The older Cooley brothers were sent to London >>> and hanged and the younger ones transported to America. Apparently, >>> Chuck's relatives in MO regularly went to kirkings. A piece of tartan >>> passed down through the family and was buried with his father. I've >>> studied Culloden Moor but could find no Cooleys. However, our DNA >>> reveals >>> a relationship to the Scottish Chieftain Somerled. His descendants, the >>> McDonalds, were definitely there. The son of one of the McDonald >>> transportees, John McDonald, served with Richard Goode and John Cooley >>> in >>> the Virginia Regiment, 1755. >>> >>> Very interesting story but I can't make it fit! >>> >>> -Michael >>> >>>> Was his father A.W. or S.E.? >>>> >>>> On 10/1/2011 9:35 PM, Michael Cooley wrote: >>>>> Regarding Millard F Cooley (Aaron, Edward, Edward, John) >>>>> >>>>> History of Fremont and Mills County, Iowa >>>>> Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1901. >>>>> >>>>> I've copied it here: >>>>> >>>>>http://ancestraldata.com/Notes/index.cgi?1171050809+/ahnentafel/256/lineages/johncooley-desc.html >>>>>l >>>>> >>>>> -- >>>>> <a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> >>>>> See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list >>>>> information. >>>>> >>>>> >>>> >>>> >>> >>> -- >>> <a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> >>> See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list >>> information. >>> >>> -- >>> <a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> >>> See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list >>> information. >>> >> >> -- >> <a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> >> See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list >> information. >> > > -- > <a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> > See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list > information. -- <a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list information.
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