RE: John Cooley's death

From: Michael Cooley <michael_at_newsummer.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 21:11:20 -0700

Brad,

I had meant to include this:

From an email received from Beverley Webster, Jul 2011:

--quote--
There were 7 children listed in the Deed Book 2, from Marshall Co., KY.

Geraldine
James B
William M
George D
Ann Eliza
Isabelle Anne
Rosella
--endquote--

> Hi Brad,
>
> I should have mentioned to you that there's an anomaly with the list
> server software. Messages should be sent in plain text until I can find
> time to fix it.
>
> Everyone...Brad is a new correspondent. His interest is Anna Eliz Cooley,
> a daughter of Amy. She married Isaiah Faris 22 Dec, 1846 Miss Co., MO.
> Brad had thought that Amy's husband was George W Cooley but I think he now
> agrees that she was married to Jonathan. I see on the 1850 census for
> Mississippi county that Isaiah and Ann Farris are living, with their 2
> year-old son, George, in Amy Cooly's household:
>
> 1850 > MISSOURI > MISSISSIPPI > 57-DIST
> Series: M432 Roll: 406 Page: 460
>
> Amy Cooley is found in Scott county in 1840:
>
> 1840 > MISSOURI > SCOTT > WOLF ISLAND
> Series: M704 Roll: 232 Page: 64
>
> On the same page is A J C Cooley, 20-30, with presumed wife, 20-30. No
> children. Does anyone know who A J C was? This was probably a newly
> married couple.
>
> William Grundy Cooley (20-30) is on page 66. I see that WMC's son in-law,
> Isaac Pile, and W G Cooley's brother-in-law, Joseph Webster, are on the
> same page. Could A J C have been an unidentified son of WMC's?
>
> From notes re: the 1838 lawsuit:
>
> (Wm M Cooley, d 1823)
> ..Richard Cooley
> ..Jonathan Cooley
> ..(Joel Cooley, d 1812)
> ....William G Cooley
> ....Elizabeth Cooley (c1812-) m Joseph Webster
> ..Ann Cooley (c1811-) m Isaac Piles
>
> And I see that Benton is in Scott County. Wasn't one of the mystery
> Cooleys born in Benton?
>
> -Michael
>
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>> Thanks loads folks! We do have an added dimension of difficulty in that
> th=
>> e 1st four children of Amy Cooley=2C widow in 1840 & 1850 Federal Census
> Wo=
>> lf Island=2C MO=2C were born in TN 1820 -1829 and Amy herself was born
> in
>> T=
>> N in 1807. Her youngest child=2C Isabelle=2C was b in KY in 1838. Wolf
> Isl=
>> and=2C MO was considered KY at some points as it is right across from
> Colum=
>> bus=2C Hickman County=2C KY. Just a thought=2C but this family had
> history
>> =
>> of being mainly in TN. Respectfully=2C Bradley Gibson > Date: Thu=2C 27
> Oc=
>> t 2011 13:23:45 -0600
>>> From: michael_at_newsummer.com
>>> To: undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net
>>> Subject: Re: John Cooley's death
>>>=20
>>> Thanks=2C Jane.
>>>=20
>>> I believe Daniel also went at a later. See the entries for the KY tax
> lists at http://ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/kyTaxLists.html
>>>=20
>>> -Michael
>>>=20
>>> > According to the 1812 Tax list which included Randolph White=2C
>>> apparen=
>> tly
>>> > the
>>> > White family came to Mo. after Joseph=2C James=2C Daniel and Perrin
>>> Coo=
>> ley.
>>> > Jane
>>> > ----- Original Message -----
>>> > From: "Michael Cooley" <michael_at_newsummer.com>
>>> > To: "John Cooley Mailing List"
> <undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net>
>>> > Sent: Wednesday=2C October 26=2C 2011 11:21 PM
>>> > Subject: John Cooley's death
>>> >>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
>>> las=
>> t
>>> >> appears on any public record 2) his sons Joseph=2C Perrin and James
>>> we=
>> nt
>>> >> 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
>>> livi=
>> ng
>>> >> near William Matthews Cooley--the idea being that he too may have
>>> move=
>> d
>>> >> in
>>> >> 1811.
>>> >> Looking at an old FGS for Joseph Cooley by Jim Terry just now I see
>>> th=
>> is
>>> >> note for Joseph's daughter Polly:
>>> >> --quote--
>>> >> 10. Warren County=2C Kentucky Marriages 1797-1850 (Indianapolis=2C
>>> Ind=
>> . :
>>> >> The
>>> >> Researchers=2C 1985?)=2C p. 27. Jesse Mitchell and Polly Cooley=2C
> 22
>>> =
>> Mar
>>> >> 1811. Joseph Cooley is named as Polly Cooley's father. .... Jordan
>>> Dod=
>> d=2C
>>> >> Kentucky Marriages to 1850=2C [database online] Provo=2C UT:
>>> Ancestry.=
>> com=2C
>>> >> 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
>>> Mar=
>> ch
>>> >> 1811? Are there other such tidbits of info about the family for that
> year?
>>> >> In other words=2C 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=2C 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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>> Thanks loads folks!&nbsp=3B We do have an added dimension of difficulty
> in
>> =
>> that the 1st&nbsp=3Bfour children of Amy Cooley=2C widow in 1840 &amp=3B
> 18=
>> 50 Federal Census&nbsp=3BWolf Island=2C MO=2C were born in TN 1820 -1829
> an=
>> d Amy herself was born in TN in 1807. Her youngest child=2C Isabelle=2C
> was=
>> b in KY in 1838.&nbsp=3B Wolf Island=2C MO was considered KY at some
>> point=
>> s as it is right across from Columbus=2C Hickman County=2C KY. Just a
> thoug=
>> ht=2C but this family had history of being mainly in
>> TN.<BR>&nbsp=3B<BR>Res=
>> pectfully=2C<BR>&nbsp=3B<BR>Bradley
>> Gibson<BR>&nbsp=3B<BR>&nbsp=3B<BR><div>=
>> &gt=3B Date: Thu=2C 27 Oct 2011 13:23:45 -0600<br>&gt=3B From:
>> michael_at_news=
>> ummer.com<br>&gt=3B To: undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net<br>&gt=3B
> Sub=
>> ject: Re: John Cooley's death<br>&gt=3B <br>&gt=3B Thanks=2C
> Jane.<br>&gt=
>> =3B <br>&gt=3B I believe Daniel also went at a later. See the entries
> for
>> t=
>> he KY tax<br>&gt=3B lists at
>> http://ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/kyTaxL=
>> ists.html<br>&gt=3B <br>&gt=3B -Michael<br>&gt=3B <br>&gt=3B &gt=3B
> Accordi=
>> ng to the 1812 Tax list which included Randolph White=2C
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>> =3B &gt=3B the<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B White family came to Mo. after Joseph=2C
> Ja=
>> mes=2C Daniel and Perrin Cooley.<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B Jane<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B
> ---=
>> -- Original Message -----<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B From: "Michael Cooley"
> &lt=3Bmic=
>> hael_at_newsummer.com&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B To: "John Cooley Mailing List"
> &l=
>> t=3Bundisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B Sent:
> Wedn=
>> esday=2C October 26=2C 2011 11:21 PM<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B Subject: John
> Cooley'=
>> s death<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3BI wrote
> a
>> l=
>> ittle while ago regarding my thoughts about John Cooley's<br>&gt=3B
> &gt=3B&=
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> la=
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> Joseph=
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> &gt=3B&gt=3B
>> =
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> and<br>&=
>> gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B 3)<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B son Cornelius last appeared
> in=
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>> &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B=
>> &gt=3B&gt=3B Looking at an old FGS for Joseph Cooley by Jim Terry just
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>> =3B &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B --quote--<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
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> :<br>=
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>> =
>> 27. Jesse Mitchell and Polly Cooley=2C 22 Mar<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
> 1811.
>> =
>> Joseph Cooley is named as Polly Cooley's father. .... Jordan
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> Provo=2C
>> U=
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> of=
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>> --endquote--<br>&g=
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> Josep=
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> when<b=
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> died.<br>&gt=3B
>> =
>> &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B If I recall=2C Rick Ernst was doing
> som=
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> of
>> p=
>> eople who may have been on it--perhaps the White<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
> fam=
>> ily as well. Does anyone know about that?<br>&gt=3B
> &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B
>> =
>> &gt=3B&gt=3B Midterms have kept me very busy lately so haven't been
> posting=
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>> crazy=
>> the next 6 weeks!<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
>> -Michael<b=
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