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Ancestors and Family of Brian Scott Dickson and Kathleen Ann Boyle Dickson

Henry L. Cooper[1, 2]

Male Abt 1770 - Bef 1836  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Henry L. Cooper 
    Born Abt 1770  Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Misc 29 Dec 1795  Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    witnessed deed from John Russ to Vincent Wood 
    Census 1800  Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Misc 14 Sep 1819  Rutherford Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    witnessed a deed from John Braley to Joshua Barton 
    • This might be the same deed that was witnessed in 1820. In this case, the deed was presented to the County Court on 14 Sep 1819. David Hollis and Henry Cooper witnessed under oath that it was genuine and it was recorded.
    Census 1820  Rutherford Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Enumeration: 020111-10101, no slaves
    Misc 24 Jan 1820  Rutherford Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    witnessed a deed with David Hollis between John Bralley and Joshua Barton 
    Misc 19 Jun 1820  Rutherford Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    witnessed that a will of Jessee Patrick was genuine 
    Census 1830  Rutherford Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Enumeration: 000000001-00000001, 0 slaves, 2 people
    Died Bef 1836  Cannon Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • In 1836, Rebecca is recorded in the tax list. This means Henry is no longer living.
    Person ID I2046  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2021 

    Family Rebecca Hollis,   b. Bef 1775, Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855, Cannon Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 80 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1794  Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    • In Rowan County, North Carolina, there are other Cooper marriages around this time:
      Henry Cooper & Rebecca Hollis - 1794
      John Cooper & Lidia Johnston - 1762
      John Cooper & Sarah Riddle - 1789
      David Cooper & Ann Miller - 1798
      Thomas Cooper & Elizabeth Smith - 1798
      Samuel Cooper & Margat McBride - 1786
      Nebimiah Cooper & Susannah Michael - 1802
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Cooper
     2. James Cooper,   b. 1797, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861–1870, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Nannie Cooper,   b. Abt 1800, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hollis F. Cooper,   b. Abt 1804, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Micajah Thomas Cooper,   b. 28 Dec 1806, Rowan Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1874, Bakersport, Hopkins Co, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1770 - Delaware Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jan 1794 - Rowan Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - witnessed deed from John Russ to Vincent Wood - 29 Dec 1795 - Rowan Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1800 - Rowan Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - witnessed a deed from John Braley to Joshua Barton - 14 Sep 1819 - Rutherford Co., Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Rutherford Co., Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - witnessed a deed with David Hollis between John Bralley and Joshua Barton - 24 Jan 1820 - Rutherford Co., Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - witnessed that a will of Jessee Patrick was genuine - 19 Jun 1820 - Rutherford Co., Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Rutherford Co., Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 1836 - Cannon Co., Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Henry L. Cooper was born in Delaware, was a Maryland Revolutionary soldier, and moved to North Carolina where he married, 19 Jan 1794, Rebecca Hollis, daughter of John and Mary Hollis. They moved to Tennessee about 1814-15 to Rutherford County. He had three sons and two daughters. Some reports claim that the family lived in the Short Mountain area of Rutherford County.

      MARRIAGE: Cooper5

      N4, H2

      Somehow, Henry Cooper is connected to Robert S. Cooper. There are too many common names in the church cemetery to not be connected.

  • Sources 
    1. [S143] Hollis / Rogers / McGee / Harrell / Hodges / Colli.

    2. [S144] Henry Cooper and His Descendants.

    3. [S1784] Abstracts of Deed Books 11-14 of Rowan County North Carolina 1786-1797, p. 142, No. 2822, Deed Book 14, p. 326.

    4. [S457] 1800 US Federal Census, Rowan Co, NC, p. 407; Henry Cooper.
      Enumeration: 10010-10010-00

    5. [S1529] County Court minutes, 1804-1830, Rutherford County, Tennessee, 10 July 2019; Count Court Minute Book N, page 308, 14 Sep 1819, Deed from John Braley to Joshua Barton.

    6. [S459] 1820 US Federal Census, Rutherford Co, TN, Henry Cooper.
      Enumeration: 020111-10101

    7. [S147] Land Deed Genealogy of Rutherford County, Tennesse.

    8. [S1529] County Court minutes, 1804-1830, Rutherford County, Tennessee, 10 July 2019; Count Court Minute Book O, page 268, 19 Jun 1820, Will of Jessee Patrick.

    9. [S461] 1830 US Federal Census, Rutherford Co, TN, p. 290; Henry Cooper.
      Enumeration: 000000001-00010001

    10. [S1186] Tennessee, Early Tax List Records, 1783-1895, 29 April 2017; Rutherford County, p. 436, Rebecca Cooper.

    11. [S149] Henry Cooper Rebecca Hollis Marriage Return 19 Jan.

    12. [S1059] North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011, 26 February 2017; Rowan Co, Marriage Bonds - Abstracts (1790-1900), Cooper, Henry to Rebecca Hollis.

    13. [S1781] Marriages of Rowan County, North Carolina 1753-1868, p. 83, Henry Cooper and Rebecca Hollis.


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