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Jason Walker Cooper
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1843
Clinton County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1925
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Married by Rev. John Mattocks, church records, 1st Presby Church--House of Hope Presby Church.25 May, 1875, St. Paul, Ramsey, MN. Sarah Hall Dougan.

Daisy 1876-1876
Jason Jr. 1879-1879 FAG #71470871
Henry Johnson 1879-1879 FAG #71471106
Ruth 1880-1860 FAG #71774169
Helen 1855-

Minnesota Biographies, page 141:
COOPER, Jason W., wholesale grocer, b. in Coopersville, N.Y., Oct 17, 1843; served in 34th N.Y. Regt. in the civil war; came to Minnesota in 1864; resided at first in Minneapolis, and later in St. Paul. Co. D, 34 Infantry.

Biography and Genealogy Master Index (BGMI)
Biography Index, Vol 2, August 1949-August 1952, NY: H.W. Wilson Co. 1953 (BioIn2)
The National Cyclopedia of American Biography,Vol 35, NY, James T. White & Co., 1949 (NatCAB 35)

The Book of Minnesotans by Albert N. Marquis, 1907: COOPER, Jason W., wholesale grocer; born near Plattsburg, N.Y., Oct 7, 1843; son of Ezra and Maria (Johnson) Cooper; educated in district schools; married at St. Paul, 1875, Sarah H. Dougan. Was in his father's employ until Civil War; joined the Army of the Potomac in 1861 and served with official rank for two years in the Third Army Corps. After the war engaged in the lumber business for two years; came to St. Paul, 1864 and traveled for wholesale grocery house; entered firm of Griggs and Howes in 1889, the style then changing to Griggs, Cooper & Co. and since the incorporation of the business in 1900 has been 2nd vice president of the company, wholesale grocers. Also director of the American National Bank, Republican, Presbyterian (elder). Mason, Clubs: Commercial (director), Minnesota Town and Country. Office 3rd St. and Broadway, St. Paul.

Address 7/16/1925: 1600 Homewood Drive, Pasadena--P.O. Box 24, Altadena

City directories, Altadena:
1922 Jason W. (Sarah), h 1570 Homewood Dr.
1920/21 Jason, same listing, Ruth, same address
Family links: 
  Ezra Edgerton Cooper (1810 - 1885)
  Fanny Maria Johnson Cooper (1818 - 1901)
  Sarah Hall Dougan Cooper (1855 - 1932)*
  Jason Walker Cooper (1879 - 1879)*
  Henry Johnson Cooper (1879 - 1879)*
  Ruth Cooper (1880 - 1960)*
  Mildred Melinda Cooper Horton (1838 - 1863)*
  Catherine Phoebe Cooper Crary (1840 - 1874)*
  Henry Johnson Cooper (1842 - 1942)*
  Jason Walker Cooper (1843 - 1925)
  Cynthia Sophie Cooper Estes (1845 - 1933)*
  Sarah Maria Cooper Burrus (1849 - 1938)*
  Edgerton Ezra Cooper (1853 - 1940)*
  Arthur James Cooper (1855 - ____)*
  Nora Elizabeth Cooper Myron (1859 - 1923)*
  Julius Fenimore Cooper (1861 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Sanct. of Refuge, Memorial Terrace, Lot 0, Space 6230
Created by: An Oregonian
Record added: Sep 14, 2011
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Jason Walker Cooper
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Jason Walker Cooper
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 Added: Sep. 14, 2011

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