Mar. 4, 1762 Pasquotank County North Carolina, USA
Feb. 14, 1845 Rushville Rush County Indiana, USA
Son of David and Elizabeth Cooper. Siblings included Marcum, William, John, Charity, Orpha, Sion, Elizabeth and Rachel Cooper. Fought in the American Revolutionary War at the age of 14 (for 6 years). Ancestor of Senator John Sherman Cooper (Kentucky).