Dorcas Cooley (Hale)

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Dorcas Cooley (Hale)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Springfield, Hampshire County (Present Hampden County), Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Gershom Heald and Ann (Vinton) Hale
Wife of Obadiah Cooley
Mother of Moses Cooley; David Cooley; Jacob Cooley; Obadiah Cooley; Noah Cooley and 1 other
Sister of Hannah Smith (Hale); Ruth Bancroft; Dorothy Heald; John Heald (Hale); Ann Heald and 4 others
Half sister of Dorthy Butterfield

Managed by: ANDREW JONATHAN SMITH
Last Updated:

About Dorcas Cooley (Hale)

The maiden name HALE was often used in source documents; it was originally HEALD. Dorcas was the granddaughter of immigrant JOHANNES/JOHN HEALD and DOROTHEA ROYLE, who emigrated to the United States from County Cheshire, England, and were early settlers of Concord, Massachusetts, being accepted as Freemen in 1641. Dorcas' grandparents are well-documented.

DOCUMENTED TIMELINE:

1679 14 Apr BIRTH: Concord, Middlesex, MA USA. SOURCES: 1) Am. Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) 2) Massachusetts Town Birth Records

1679-1769 RESIDENCE: Massachussetts, USA. SOURCE: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970

1701 13 Dec INTENTION OF MARRIAGE FILED: Age: 22, Springfield, Hampden, MA USA. SOURCE: "Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988"

1702 22 Jan MARRIAGE to OBADIAH COOLEY (II): Age: 22, Springfield, Hampden, MA USA. SOURCES: 1) Family Data Collection-Individual Records 2) Massachusetts, Town Vital Records, 1620-1988 (multiple original documents)

1769 27 Jan RESIDENCE: Age: 89, Springfield, Hampden, MA USA SOURCE: US Sons of American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970

1769 28 Jan DEATH: Age: 89, Springfield, Hampden, MA USA

1769 30 Jan BURIAL: Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, Hampden, MA USA

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Dorcas Cooley (Hale)'s Timeline

1679
April 14, 1679
Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
1701
January 22, 1701
Age 21
Springfield, Hampshire County (Present Hampden County), Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
1705
January 9, 1705
Age 25
Springfield, Hampden, Ma
1706
August 10, 1706
Age 27
Springfield, Hampden, Ma
1710
April 22, 1710
Age 31
Springfield, Hampden, Ma
1712
June 27, 1712
Age 33
Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts
1717
April 12, 1717
Age 37
Springfield, Hampden, Ma
1720
November 18, 1720
Age 41
Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
1769
January 28, 1769
Age 89
Springfield, Hampshire County (Present Hampden County), Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
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Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA