[List] Fw: Re: Thomas Kirkland White Cooley

Michael Cooley michael at newsummer.com
Mon May 7 01:40:10 PDT 2007


Welcome to the list, Dennis! All of us look forward to your contributions.

Thanks,
Michael

On Sun, 6 May 2007, Dennis A. Young wrote:

> Date: Sun, 06 May 2007 23:06:08 -0700
> From: Dennis A. Young <day at eskimo.com>
> To: list at johncooley.net
> Cc: michael at newsummer.com
> Subject: Re: [List] Fw: Re: Thomas Kirkland White Cooley
> 
> Yes, I have a copy of the book.  The entry on pages 926-7 is as follows:
> 
> "Joseph (T.) [Cooley]; d. about 1826, is said to have come from South 
> Carolina to Christian Co., Ky., then to Howard Co. and Clay Co., Mo.  In 
> Clay Co. a lake no longer in existence was named for him.  He is believed 
> to be the father of John of Howard Co., 1793; m. 1816 Elizabeth White, and 
> had about 14 Children:  Dorothy, 1816, m. (1) --- Cooley, m. (2) Benjamin 
> Kiergan; Joseph, 1817; William, 1818; Thomas, 1820; Martha Jane, 1823; 
> Elizabeth Ann, 1824; Edward D., 1827; Nancy, 1828; John, 1830; Washington 
> Talbot (?), 1832; Elvira, 1833; Margaret Catherine, 1835; Eveline, 1836; 
> and Randolph Harrison, 1838.  Mrs. Mildred C. Tallant, Glendale, Calif."
> 
> I also have some of Mildred Cooley Tallant's original letters on this 
> family, including a number from Arthur Kiergan, son of Benjamin Kiergan and 
> Dorothy Cooley.
> 
> I can do additional lookups if needed.
> 
> Dennis
> 
> At 02:31 PM 5/6/2007 -0700, you wrote:
> >Does anyone have the proof that Thomas K W Cooley was the son of John Cooley
> >(1793-1844) and Elizabeth White?
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Michael
> >
> >---------- Forwarded Message -----------
> >From: michael at newsummer.com
> >To: "Daryll Cooley"
> >Sent: Sun, 6 May 2007 14:26:57 -0700
> >Subject: Re:
> >
> >Hi Daryll,
> >
> >I've seen the book online at NewEnglandAncestors.org but it looks like it now
> >requires membership in order to view it. I acquired it once 20 years ago via
> >Inter Library Loan. A lot of genealogy libraries have a copy.
> >
> >I'll forward this on to the John Cooley mailing list but I'd recommend you
> >sign up for it yourself: list.johncooley.net -- or I can do it for you. In any
> >case, I'll let you know what I find out.
> >
> >-Michael
> >
> >On Sun, 6 May 2007 14:48:27 -0500, Daryll Cooley wrote
> > > Michael,
> > >
> > > I'm stuck, I can't seem to connect, with any vital records, Thomas
> > > Kirkland White Cooley to his "father" John Cooley (10/8/1793-c1844).
> > > Any help would be appreciated. Also, I'm hearing about the book
> > > below - Where can I get it?
> > >
> > > The Cooley Genealogy by Mortimer Elwyn Cooley
> > >
> > > Thanks-
> > > Daryll
> 
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