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Joel Henry Cosper
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1809
Edgefield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1887
Bell County
Texas, USA

His parents were George Henry Cosper and Martha Elizabeth Knapp from Edgefield District, Abbeville County, South Carolina. His brothers and sisters were Jacob P, Susanna Harriet(m.Arbin M. Moore), William Marion (Billy), Edward C., James Glenn, Hampton Harmon, Mary Ann(m.George McKendrick Scott Garrison), Joseph Berry Marke, George Rogert Perrin, Patsy,and Martha Cosper.He married Millie Eliza Bagby July 19, 1828 in GA, daughter of John and Ellen Bagby. Millie was born OCT 22, 1809 in NC and died OCT 11, 1887 in Bell County,TX. Millie was buried originally in the Cosper Family Cemetery and later moved to Live Oak Cemetary,3 mile N of Youngsport,TX. They had 15 children:Diana H,Francis Marion,
Henry G, Eliza Ann, Caroline Elizabeth, Edmond Parks (Poney),
Martha Ellen, Mary Ann,Susannah Harriet, Julia Ann,Millie Martin, Thomas Jacob, Tennessee, Jennefer, and David Benjamin Franklin Cosper. Joel Henry Cosper's second wife was Mary Ann Gilmore who was born Abt 1831 in Copperas Cove, Coryell County,TX. Their marriage list no known children. Joel Henry Cosper was a farmer and land owner. Info provided per census and the COSPER(Moore)Family Bible with publish date 1877 and currently in possession of Wanda Jo Moore Cox, Post, TX. More detailed information on the web Ancestry.Com,Duncan Family Tree of Barton Duncan.
Family links: 
  George Henry Cosper (1773 - 1862)
  Martha Elizabeth Knopp Cosper (1779 - 1857)
  Milly Eliza Bagby Cosper (1807 - 1876)
  Mary Ann Brown Cosper (1831 - 1904)
  Julia Ann Cosper Moore Cawthon (1844 - 1919)*
  Thomas Jacob Cosper (1848 - 1923)*
  Tennessee Cosper McEachern (1851 - 1933)*
  Susannah Harriett Cosper Moore (1807 - 1893)*
  Joel Henry Cosper (1809 - 1887)
  Joel Henry Cosper (1809 - 1887)*
  William Marion Cosper (1810 - 1876)*
  James Glenn Cosper (1814 - 1891)*
  Hampton Harmon Cosper (1818 - 1903)*
  Mary Ann Cosper Garrison (1818 - 1899)*
  Joseph Berry Cosper (1820 - 1895)*
  George Robert Perren Cosper (1824 - 1862)*
*Calculated relationship
Live Oak Cemetery
Bell County
Texas, USA
Created by: S Posey
Record added: Aug 03, 2007
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- Gary & Nancy Glenn Clampitt
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- Sarah Johnson
 Added: Dec. 14, 2010
Brother of my 3rd great grandfather, William M. Cosper.
- Sarah Johnson
 Added: Jun. 5, 2010
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