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Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Byler question..Please
Date: Fri, 6 Dec 2002 21:47:34 EST
Well Joyce, let's see here...
According to Velna Cooper Brown's book from 1971, she writes on page 13:
William Monroe Cooper was born in 1826 in Tennessee and died in Izard County,
AR 5 Dec 1864. He was married forst to Elizabeth Ann Hall 1826 - 9 Dec 1859.
Their children were:
1., William Monroe Cooper, Jr. 24 Nov 1843 - 3 July 1859. He was born in
Tennessee and died in Arkansas.
2. Thomas Jefferson Cooper b. 25 Sept 1845 - 1 April 1915 married first to
Martha H. Dowdle (daughter of Elisha Bennett Dowdle) she was born 11 July
1847 in Alabama and died after the 1880 census in Izard County, Ark.
Velna went on with the family line to include the fact that Thomas had a son
also named William Monroe "Billy" Cooper who ws b. on 18 Sept 1866 - d. 24
Mar 1935. He was m. to Julia Williams b. 8 Mar 1866 - d. 3 June 1954. Her
parents were Carl and Ellen Winston Williams, and her grandparents were W.H. &
Sarah Williams and John & Hattie Winston.
Rick Lawrence - Tulsa