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Benjamin Cooley
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1701
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1790
Pittsford
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

Benjamin married Elizabeth Sweatman/Charles in 1730. They had 5 children.
He married (2) Mary Needham in 1745.
They had 11 children, so Benjamin had a total of 16 children.


His tombstone in Pittsford, VT reads:
In Memory of
Mr. Benjamin COOLEY who died.
April 1, 1790
in 89th year of his age

Behold & see & view this stone
Prepare for death as I have done,
Apply to Christ's all cleansing blood,
Forsake your sins & Live to God
& Live to God 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Cooley (1681 - 1745)
  Margaret Bliss Cooley (1683 - 1744)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Needham Cooley (1725 - 1799)
  Elizabeth Charles Cooley (1711 - 1743)*
 
 Children:
  Gideon Cooley (1731 - 1800)*
  Eunice Cooley Garfield Pratt (1732 - 1829)*
  Elizabeth Cooley Powers (1734 - 1823)*
  Keziah Cooley Johnson (1739 - 1822)*
  Benjamin Cooley (1747 - 1810)*
  Mary Cooley Ewing (1750 - ____)*
  Ruben Cooley (1752 - 1823)*
  Naomi Cooley Ewing (1755 - 1841)*
  Azariah Cooley (1755 - 1813)*
  Margaret Cooley Rice (1757 - 1808)*
  Caleb Cooley (1762 - 1813)*
  Ester Cooley (1764 - ____)*
  Anthony Cooley (1765 - 1790)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Cooley (1701 - 1790)
  Keziah Cooley Goss (1702 - 1745)*
  Zerviah Cooley Frost (1708 - 1752)*
  Margaret Cooley Morgan (1710 - 1754)*
  Ebenezer Cooley (1716 - 1753)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In MEMORY of
Mr. BENJAMIN COO
LEY, who died April 1,
1790, in the 89 year
of his age.

Behold & fee & view this ftone,
Prepare for death as I have done.
Apply to Chrifts all cleanfing blood,
For fake your fins & live to God.

On the day Benjamin died he was 88 years old, and ∆tatis suś (i.e., ∆, "Aged," in the XX year of his Age) 89.
 
Burial:
Baptist Cemetery
Pittsford
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Donna O
Record added: Aug 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40145383
Benjamin Cooley
Added by: Janet Muff
 
Benjamin Cooley
Added by: Hutchinson & Cortright
 
Benjamin Cooley
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Added by: Jen Snoots
 
 
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- Linda Morice
 Added: Apr. 27, 2016
Rest in peace.
- KarenPatton
 Added: Jan. 15, 2016
Rest in Peace Cousin, a mutual descendant of Dea. Benjamin Cooley, Sr. and Sarah Vore of 1640s Springfield, Mass.
- Don Blauvelt
 Added: Jan. 3, 2014
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