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Richard Matlack Cooper
Birth: Feb. 29, 1768
Gloucester County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1843
Camden
Camden County
New Jersey, USA

U.S. Congressman. Born in Gloucester County, New Jersey, he engaged in banking and was the county coroner, (1795-99). He was the judge and justice of Gloucester County courts (1803-23) a member of the New Jersey State General Assembly (1807-18) and president of the New Jersey State Bank, (1813-42). In 1829, he was elected as an Anti- Jacksonian to the Twenty-first and Twenty-second Congresses serving until 1833. Declining to be a declined to be a candidate for reelection, he resumed his banking interests until his death at age 75 in Camden, New Jersey. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Newton Burying Ground
West Collingswood
Camden County
New Jersey, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7173544
Richard Matlack Cooper
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- A Marine's Daughter
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- R I P
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2nd cousin 5x removed~ son of William and Abigail Matlack Cooper...
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