Cornelia Isabella Roper

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Cornelia Isabella Roper (Congdon)

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Rosses Grove, Illinois
Death: February 20, 1920 (75)
Antelope, Idaho
Place of Burial: Swan Valley, Bonneville, Idaho
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Congdon and Marietta Calista Congdon
Wife of Harry Roper and Alma K. Taylor
Mother of Mary Grayson Roper; Charles Abel Roper; Mary Isabel Roper; Cornelia Ann Roper; Henry Wilford Roper and 5 others
Half sister of Homer Albert Pease

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Birth: Jan. 1, 1845 DeKalb County Illinois, USA

Death: Feb., 1920 Bonneville County Idaho, USA

Daughter of Thomas Congdon and Marietta Calista Worden, born 1 Jan 1845 near Rosses Grove, DeKalb, Illinois. She was the third wife of Alma Taylor, whom she later divorced. She also married Harry Roper. She died in February 1920 in Antelope, Bonneville, Idaho, and was buried at a cemetery in McMurtrey dry Farm east of Ririe, Idaho (Antelope, Idaho).

Cornelia was said to have 5 children by Alma Taylor, including Ida Minerva Taylor.

Cornelia had 10 children with Harry Roper: Mary Grayson Roper, Charles Able Roper, Mary Isabel Roper, Cornelia Ann Roper Dutson, Henry Wilford Roper, Nellie Grayson Roper, Thomas Harry Roper, Nettie May Roper White, Clara Kate Roper Somers, and Leslie Ellis Roper.

Family links:

  • Harry Roper (1846 - 1927)
  • Alma K Taylor (1834 - 1910)
  • Nettie May Roper White (1883 - 1955)*

Burial: McMurtery Family Cemetery Swan Valley Bonneville County Idaho, USA