Re: John Cooley's death

From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 12:23:45 -0700

Thanks, Jane.

I believe Daniel also went at a later. See the entries for the KY tax
lists at http://ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/kyTaxLists.html

-Michael

> According to the 1812 Tax list which included Randolph White, apparently
> the
> White family came to Mo. after Joseph, James, Daniel and Perrin Cooley.
> Jane
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> From: "Michael Cooley" <michael_at_newsummer.com>
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> Subject: John Cooley's death
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>>I wrote a little while ago regarding my thoughts about John Cooley's
>> death. I believe it happened in 1811 because 1) that's the year he last
>> appears on any public record 2) his sons Joseph, Perrin and James went
>> to
>> MO that year 3) son Edward left the old home in NC to IN that year and
>> 3)
>> son Cornelius last appeared in KY in 1810 and appears c1814 in TN living
>> near William Matthews Cooley--the idea being that he too may have moved
>> in
>> 1811.
>>
>> Looking at an old FGS for Joseph Cooley by Jim Terry just now I see this
>> note for Joseph's daughter Polly:
>>
>> --quote--
>> 10. Warren County, Kentucky Marriages 1797-1850 (Indianapolis, Ind. :
>> The
>> Researchers, 1985?), p. 27. Jesse Mitchell and Polly Cooley, 22 Mar
>> 1811. Joseph Cooley is named as Polly Cooley's father. .... Jordan Dodd,
>> Kentucky Marriages to 1850, [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com,
>> 1997. Electronic transcription of marriage records held by the
>> individual
>> counties in Kentucky.
>> --endquote--
>>
>> Can we assume from this that Joseph's family was still in KY on 22 March
>> 1811? Are there other such tidbits of info about the family for that
>> year?
>> In other words, might we be able to deduce at about what time of the
>> year
>> the group traveled to MO? It might help us get a better idea on when
>> John
>> may have died.
>>
>> If I recall, Rick Ernst was doing some research on that trip and had
>> compiled a list of people who may have been on it--perhaps the White
>> family as well. Does anyone know about that?
>>
>> Midterms have kept me very busy lately so haven't been posting much.
>> It's
>> going to be crazy the next 6 weeks!
>>
>> -Michael
>>
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