|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1751|
|Death: ||Jul. 3, 1836|
William Cooper served in the 1st Maryland Brigade, Rawlings Rifle Regiment, in the Company of Captain Alexander L. White. In April of 1778 William Cooper is listed on the Company muster roll at Valley Forge. William enlisted on July 15, 1776 and was discharged on July 15, 1779 at Fort Pitt. He fought in the battles of Trenton, Princeton, Brandywine, Germantown and Monmouth. William applied for and was granted a pension for his service. William's wife was Mary Harrison, they had 6 children, Henry, Eleanor, Cornelius, Mary, Elizabeth and Alexander. William and Mary's graves are in the Leach Cemetery, near Horse Branch, Kentucky. Both are unmarked.
Mary Harrison Cooper (1754 - 1838)*
Created by: Dan Kemp
Record added: Jul 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73997168
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I belong to the Daus. of American Revolution in ID. this is my ancestor who I was able to join under.|
Added: Apr. 18, 2015
8th great grandfather|
Kelly Smallwood (Whalen)
Added: Dec. 31, 2014
Since I added this memorial William Cooper's grave has been marked. It now has a Government stone where once there was nothing. Many thanks to whoever arranged for the stone. Rest in peace Grandfather.|
Added: Jul. 18, 2013
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