RE: John Cooley's death

From: Brad Gibson <brad.gfm_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 22:49:02 -0600

I don't think Jonathan was her husband because he is in Henry County, TN in 1840 Census, while Anna is in MO
> Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 22:08:44 -0600
> From: michael_at_newsummer.com
> To: undisclosed.recipients_at_johncooley.net
> Subject: RE: John Cooley's death
>
> 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
> > apparently<br>&gt=
> > =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&=
> > gt=3B death. I believe it happened in 1811 because 1) that's the year he
> la=
> > st<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B appears on any public record 2) his sons
> Joseph=
> > =2C Perrin and James went<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B to<br>&gt=3B
> &gt=3B&gt=3B
> > =
> > MO that year 3) son Edward left the old home in NC to IN that year
> and<br>&=
> > gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B 3)<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B son Cornelius last appeared
> in=
> > KY in 1810 and appears c1814 in TN living<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B near
> > Will=
> > iam Matthews Cooley--the idea being that he too may have moved<br>&gt=3B
> &g=
> > t=3B&gt=3B in<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B 1811.<br>&gt=3B
> > &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B=
> > &gt=3B&gt=3B Looking at an old FGS for Joseph Cooley by Jim Terry just
> > now=
> > I see this<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B note for Joseph's daughter
> > Polly:<br>&gt=
> > =3B &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B --quote--<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
> 10=
> > . Warren County=2C Kentucky Marriages 1797-1850 (Indianapolis=2C Ind.
> :<br>=
> > &gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B The<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B Researchers=2C 1985?)=2C
> p.
> > =
> > 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
> > Dodd=2C<br>&gt=
> > =3B &gt=3B&gt=3B Kentucky Marriages to 1850=2C [database online]
> Provo=2C
> > U=
> > T: Ancestry.com=2C<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B 1997. Electronic transcription
> of=
> > marriage records held by the<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
> individual<br>&gt=3B
> > &=
> > gt=3B&gt=3B counties in Kentucky.<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B
> > --endquote--<br>&g=
> > t=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B Can we assume from this that
> Josep=
> > h's family was still in KY on 22 March<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B 1811? Are
> the=
> > re other such tidbits of info about the family for that<br>&gt=3B
> &gt=3B&gt=
> > =3B year?<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B In other words=2C might we be able to
> dedu=
> > ce at about what time of the<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B year<br>&gt=3B
> &gt=3B&g=
> > t=3B the group traveled to MO? It might help us get a better idea on
> when<b=
> > r>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B John<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B may have
> died.<br>&gt=3B
> > =
> > &gt=3B&gt=3B<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B If I recall=2C Rick Ernst was doing
> som=
> > e research on that trip and had<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B compiled a list
> 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=
> > much.<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B It's<br>&gt=3B &gt=3B&gt=3B going to be
> > 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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