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Elizabeth Cooley (Wolcott)

Birthplace: Windsor, Connecticut Colony
Death: Died in Springfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. Simon Wolcott and Martha Wolcott
Wife of Daniel Cooley
Mother of Benjamin Cooley; Daniel Cooley; Simon Cooley; John Cooley; Thomas Cooley and 2 others
Sister of Martha Allyn; Simon Wolcott, Jr.; James Wolcott; Joanna Colton; Lt. Henry Wolcott and 10 others

Occupation: Husbandman/Cooper
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About Elizabeth Cooley

Birth: Aug. 19, 1662 Windsor Hartford County Connecticut, USA Death: Jan. 30, 1706 Springfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA

Once a resident of Longmeadow. Remains likely buried in a mass grave located at Springfield Cemetery. (see picture of memorial)

"The Lost Cooley Plot" Ref. Elm Street Cemetery, Longmeadow, MA (1630-1830) Eliminated to make way for railway. Ref. Old Burying Yard, Springfield, MA Ref. Longmeadow Historical Society, Longmeadow, MA, (Linda C. Abrams, Curator)

Elizabeth was the first wife of Daniel Cooley.

Children(by first marriage): Benjamin Cooley, Daniel Cooley Jr, Simon Cooley, John Cooley, Thomas Cooley(husband of Rebecca Elmer Cooley Kibbe), Elizabeth Cooley Field, and William Cooley.

Family links:

 Simon Wolcott (1625 - 1687)
 Martha Pitkin Wolcott (1639 - 1719)

 Daniel Cooley (1651 - 1727)*

 Daniel Cooley (1683 - 1773)*
 Simon Cooley (1687 - 1746)*
 Elisabeth Cooley Field (1696 - 1781)*
 William Cooley (1698 - 1775)*
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Burial: Springfield Cemetery Springfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA

Maintained by: Kevin Avery Originally Created by: Bonnie Weller Record added: Nov 18, 2001 Find A Grave Memorial# 5968956

Elizabeth is the aunt of Oliver Walcott, a signer of the declaration of independance and the articles of confederation. He was also the 4th Governor of Connecticut. Her brother Roger Walcott was also a colonial Governor.

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Elizabeth Cooley's Timeline

August 19, 1662
Windsor, Connecticut Colony
October 8, 1681
Age 19
Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
March 23, 1683
Age 20
Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
March 6, 1686
Age 23
February 23, 1688
Age 25
June 23, 1696
Age 33
July 23, 1696
Age 33
Springfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts
August 12, 1698
Age 35
January 3, 1707
Age 44
Springfield, Hampshire County, Province of Massachusetts