Notes for William C Cooley (1819-1902) m Frances Elizabeth Andrews


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Submitted by michael_95073
Note added Tue Aug 10 00:43:39 2010


1860 > MISSOURI > CHARITON > MISSOURI TWP
Series: M653 Roll: 613 Page: 407

William Cooley 39 MO
Frances E 34 MO
Benjamin 12 MO
Sarah 6 MO
Jane 4 MO
John L 2 MO

Submitted by michael_95073
Note added Tue Aug 10 00:44:07 2010


1870 > MISSOURI > DADE > CENTER TWP
Series: M593 Roll: 773 Page: 3

A worldconnect site says his wife was Frances Elizabeth Andrews.

Submitted by michael_95073
Note added Tue Aug 10 00:44:39 2010


Born Mar 1819 in MO, parents born in NC. Said to be buried Greenfield Cem., Dade Co., Mo.

1900 > MISSOURI > DADE > 1-WD GREEFIELD
Series: T623 Roll: 851 Page: 165

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Note added Tue Aug 10 01:08:45 2010


1880 > MISSOURI > BOONE > PERCHE
Series: T9 Roll: 676 Page: 220

C William Cooley 62 head MO NC NC
Elizabeth F " 58 wife MO MO MO
L John " 22 son MO MO MO
Missouri A " 20 dau-in-law MO - -
Albert " 1 grson MO MO MO


Submitted by michael_95073
Note added Sat Oct 1 11:58:29 2011


Birth: Mar., 1819
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1902
Greenfield
Dade County
Missouri, USA

C. William, or William C., was born somewhere in the Missouri Territory in March of 1819. His parents were supposedly born in North Carolina. A friend of his says he grew up with William in Boone Co., MO. According to William, he married Frances Elizabeth Andrews in August of 1839, Huntsville, the Randolph County seat. (Two of his friends say 1842, in his pension papers.)
In 1847 he served as a driver in the Mexican War, and traveled to Santa Fe. 1862 saw him called upon again for Civil War duty, again as a driver. Company H 9, Mo. S.M. Vol. Cav. He sustained an injury from this service, and was discharged.

Earlier in their marriage they lived in the northern Missouri area- Howard, Boone, Chariton Counties. Their later years they went south, to Dade County.
William and Frances E had 10 children together, so says the 1900 census, but only 3 survived to an older age.

Father of (Known Children):
Benjamin Cooley(lived to 1931)
Sarah Cooley
Eliza Jane Cooley-Fleming-McGuirk(died after 1920)
L. John Cooley
Sallie Cooley
Laura Lee Cooley-Hill(died in 1935)

Grandfather of: 16, at time of death.







Burial:
Greenfield Cemetery
Greenfield
Dade County
Missouri, USA

Created by: Karen C
Record added: Dec 20, 2007
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