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John Cooper

Birthdate: (62)
Birthplace: Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
Death: February 1737 (62)
Immediate Family:

Son of Timothy Cooper and Elizabeth Higginbotham
Husband of Phebe Cooper and Hanna [Mary] Cooper
Brother of Sarah Woodruff; Mary Ward; Esther Cooper; Elizabeth Cooper; Samuel Cooper and 1 other
Half brother of Rebecca Weed and Hannah Higginbotham

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About John Cooper

John Cooper

  • Birth: Circa 1669
  • Will: Nov 16 1736 of Newark, Essex, Nj
  • Death: Feb 1736/37
  • Burial: Old Newark, Burying Ground, Newark, Essex, Nj

Col. John Cooper married second the widow Hannah Sergeant. She died ca. 1758, see abstract of her will dated Dec. 6, 1756 in NJA 32:69. She was prob. first married to Jonathan Sergeant. John Cooper of Newark, Essex County, in his will dated Nov. 16, 1732 names his son-in-law John Sergeant who is under age, brother Samuel Cooper, children of sister Sarah Woodruff, dec'd., children of sister Mary Ward, eldest daughter of sister Elizabeth Frayley, dec'd., sons-in-law Thomas & Daniel Sergeant. Executors were his wife Hannah and son-in-law Jonathan Sergeant (NJA 30:109). [Genealogies of New Jersey Families, Vol. 1]


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Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
February 1737
Age 62