Re: Another "English descent" reference - PPS

From: David Johnson <paladin46077_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Sun, 2 Oct 2011 20:27:47 -0700 (PDT)

I also have the fake one of Scott plus one I think is him.  I will scan all of them for you all. ________________________________ From: The Cooleys <lvcooley5_at_cox.net> To: John Cooley Mailing List <list_at_johncooley.net> Cc: David Johnson <paladin46077_at_yahoo.com>; John Cooley Mailing List <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net> Sent: Sunday, October 2, 2011 10:20 PM Subject: Re: Another "English descent" reference 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. > > > > >________________________________ >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> >>> 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. >> > >-- ><a href="http://newsummer.com/distlist">distlist 0.9</a> >See http://ancestraldata.com/listarchive/johncooleylist/ for list information. > > >
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