Re: Another "English descent" reference

From: The Cooleys <lvcooley5_at_cox.net>
Date: Sun, 02 Oct 2011 19:20:54 -0700

Yes, please.

On 10/2/2011 6:22 PM, David Johnson wrote:
> That I did know, about Pleasant. By the by, I have a photo of
> Pleasant. If anyone wants it, I will scan same and send it along to
> everyone. It only takes one yes vote.
>
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> *From:* Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com>
> *To:* John Cooley Mailing List <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net>
> *Sent:* Sunday, October 2, 2011 8:40 PM
> *Subject:* Re: Another "English descent" reference
>
> BTW, Dave, you probably know that Scott's bother Pleasant died Feb. 5,
> 1922 in Comanche co OK. There is an unnamed Cooley buried in the same
> cemetery plot section in 1899. I wonder if he was one of the brothers. I
> think a DNA test is in order. I'll bring the shovel!
>
> Birth: unknown
> Death: Jun. 10, 1899
>
> Inscription:
> (no other info)
>
> Burial:
> Fairlawn Cemeteries
> Comanche
> Stephens County
> Oklahoma, USA
> Plot: Sec 2
>
> Created by: Jean
> Record added: Jan 19, 2007
> Find A Grave Memorial# 17565068
>
>
> > Ah, yes. Important distinction!
> >
> >> We were not invading. We were liberating the country.
> >>
> >> Dave
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> ________________________________
> >> From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com
> <mailto:michael_at_newsummer.com>>
> >> To: John Cooley Mailing List <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net
> <mailto: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
> <mailto:dvrsyfyd7_at_yahoo.com>>
> >>> To: "John Cooley Mailing List"
> <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net
> <mailto: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
> <mailto:michael_at_newsummer.com>>
> >>>> To: John Cooley Mailing List
> <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net
> <mailto: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
> >>>>>>
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