[List] 1850 census IA

Sandra Stanton sandystanton at prodigy.net
Sat Mar 3 10:45:35 PST 2007


Charles will need to order the civil war records soon
as NARA is considering raising the cost to $125 from
$37. He can do it online by going to NARA web site and
log in.
Sandy
--- michael at newsummer.com wrote:

> The other thing about this that fits is that James
> stated on the 1856 census
> that he had been in Iowa for 16 years. Edward also
> stated that he had been
> there for 16 years. Thomas arrived c1850 and there's
> no other reasonable place
> to put James. To my mind, that definitely ties him
> into Edward's family. It
> hadn't occurred to me that the "A." could be
> Armstrong. Perhaps his service
> record has more info. I'll suggest to Charles that
> he obtain a copy.
> 
> Thanks again.
> 
> -Michael
> 
> On Sat, 3 Mar 2007 11:15:42 -0500, Shirley Wilcox
> wrote
> > This is simply a hypothesis. Here is my rational
> for placing James 
> > as a son of Edward Cooley (I've also included his
> movements) On the 
> > 1850 census of Appanoose Co., IA, Edward Cooley
> has a son Armstrong, 
> > b. ca 1830, IN James A. Cooley m. Elmira
> Mooreland, 13 Jan 1855, 
> > Appanoose Co., IA (FHL
> > #1,007,081)
> > On the 1860 census Appanoose Co., IA a James
> Cooley (b c1831, IN) &
> > Elmira plus daughters Elizabeth & Sarah are living
> next to A. W. Cooley
> > 
> > (b. c1828, IN), who I have speculated was Aaron W
> Cooley and the oldest
> > son of Edward
> > History of Appanoose Co., IA (Western Hist. Co.,
> 1878), p414: 36th
> > Infantry, Co I: Jas A Cooley, enl. 11 Oct 1862
> > James A Cooly m Mary A Tyler, 22 April 1866,
> Putnam Co., MO (from FHL
> > #431,521, Broderbund Family Archive CD 234)
> > On the 1870 census Putnam Co., MO, James Cooley
> has a new wife May,
> > daughters Elizabeth (15) & Sarah J (12) then a
> Charles (3) & Louis A 
> > (1). Living in the household is Thomas Cooley, 19,
> b. IA (perhaps 
> > his brother & a son of Edward Cooley; see 1860
> census Appanoose Co., 
> > IA) In 1880 J A Cooley (b c1830, IN) is a miller
> in Madison Co., MO; 
> > par. both b IN, which does not agree with what is
> known about Edward,
> >  but census records are not too reliable; wife May
> & son C E (10, b 
> > MO) & George (8, b MO) Shirley
> > 
> > On Fri, 2 Mar 2007 23:42:12 -0800
> michael at newsummer.com writes:
> > > Hi Shirley,
> > > 
> > > Thanks. I think this is precisely what I was
> looking for:
> > > 
> > > --quote--
> > > Armstrong Cooley in the household of Edward at
> Caldwell is probably 
> > > James
> > > Armstrong Cooley who m. Elmira Moreland
> > > --enquote--
> > > 
> > > That could very well be the parents of Charles
> Edward Cooley, the 
> > > grandfather
> > > of Charles Cooley now living in Italy. Do you
> have additional 
> > > information that
> > > he is the Armstrong, son of Edward? My theory
> that James's father 
> > > was Thomas
> > > was not panning out. This makes perfect sense.
> > > 
> > > This would be an appropriate time to tell
> everyone about some 
> > > additional
> > > functionality at the John Cooley website,
> particularly the "Y" page. 
> > > Every
> > > name on the list is now a link to notes:
> > >
>
http://www.ancestraldata.com/ahnentafel/256/y-desc.html
> . An index 
> > > to current
> > > notes is at
> http://johncooley.net/Notes/summary.cgi . If any of
> you 
> > > would like
> > > to add notes, just ask me for an account.
> > > 
> > > -Michael
> > > 
> > > On Thu, 1 Mar 2007 22:40:27 -0500, Shirley
> Wilcox wrote
> > > > For what it is worth, here are some
> speculations about people on 
> > > the 
> > > > 1850 census of IA. Please feel free to add
> other comments if I am 
> > > 
> > > > off base, or if you have proof that I am
> right. Thomas Cooly at 
> > > > Union, Davis Co., IA - he may be the man
> 1820-1840 at Washington 
> > > Co.,
> > > >  IN Aaron W. Cooly at Shoal, Appanoose Co., IA
> - he may be the 
> > > > oldest son of Edward Cooley also in Appanoose
> Co. Edward has 3 
> > > sons 
> > > > in the 1840 census. Edward Cooley of Caldwell,
> Appanoose Co., IA - 
> > > 
> > > > son of Edward & Martha Roper. See Edward's
> Washington Co., IN will 
> > > 
> > > > Armstrong Cooley in the household of Edward at
> Caldwell is 
> > > probably James
> > > > Armstrong Cooley who m. Elmira Moreland
> > > > Lewis Cooley of Danville, Des Moines Co., IA-
> son of Thomas & 
> > > Martha 
> > > > of Davis Co. See Appanoose Co. Deeds C:313,
> 347 John Cooley, son 
> > > of 
> > > > John & Annis of Flint River, Des Moines Co.,
> m. Sophia Caroline 
> > > > Lane. His children included a son Felix and a
> daughter Annis Felix 
> > > 
> > > > Cooley of Wapello Co., IA - probably a son of
> John Cooley & Annis 
> > > 
> > > > Hardin. He was "of Des. Moines Co." when he m.
> in 1843. The only 
> > > Cooley
> > > > there at the time was John Cooley. His assumed
> brother John 
> > > probably
> > > > named a child after him.
> > > > Shirley Wilcox
> > > 
> > > 
> > > --
> > > 
> > > 
> > >
> 
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