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Erah L. Parker Cooper
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1866
Villa Ridge
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1891
Villa Ridge
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA

DEATH OF MRS. COOPER

The people of our community were surprised and shocked last Wednesday by news of the death of Mrs. Cooper (nee Miss Erah Parker) the daughter of Lieut. J. F. Parker, which occurred at Villa Ridge that day. Mrs. Cooper had been making her home in this city for the past six months and was taken to her father's home at Villa Ridge only a few days before her death. She leaves an infant child. Mrs. Cooper was very well known by a large number of our people and stood high in their estimation. She was for many years a prominent teacher in the schools of our county. She was married about a year ago, but her matrimonial venture was not a pleasant or profitable one, Her husband deserting her under such circumstances as to bring upon himself the odium of all who knew the circumstances. The remains were interred in the Villa Ridge Cemetery Thursday afternoon.

Mound City Patriot - Mound City, Pulaski County, Illinois - January 29, 1891 - Thursday.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Franklin Parker (1839 - 1904)
  Georgianna Virginia Hawpe Parker (1845 - 1871)
 
 Children:
  Walter Cooper (1891 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Erah L. Parker Cooper (1866 - 1891)
  Harry Stanford Parker (1868 - 1958)*
  Walter Parker (1869 - 1890)*
  Eugene Orange Parker (1870 - 1949)*
  Lyman Trumbell Parker (1874 - 1927)**
  Georgia Virginia Parker Reeder (1882 - 1961)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Erah - Dau. of J. F. and G. V. Parker
d. 21 Jan 1891
age 24 yrs, 5 MO. 12 days

 
Burial:
Cairo City Cemetery
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Dwayne Hawpe
Originally Created by: Rudolph Haab
Record added: Sep 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76718980
Erah L. <i>Parker</i> Cooper
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- Dwayne Hawpe
 Added: Jun. 24, 2013
 
 
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