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Joseph Thomas Cooley
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1842
Randolph County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1934
Chariton County
Missouri, USA

Joseph Thomas Cooley was first married to Rhoda Jane Rice. To this union ten children were born: Billy, Louella, Mollie, Dora, Willard, Iva, Jesse, Elva, Effie and Newt. He second married Sallie Coulter.
Joseph was drafted into the Brunswick Militia in 1863. He was also a Private in Company E, Searcy's Battalion - Missouri Sharpshooters.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William C. Cooley (1818 - 1891)
  Elizabeth Jane Fields Cooley (1822 - 1867)
 
 Spouses:
  Rhoda Jane Rice Cooley (1844 - 1911)
  Sallie F Coulter (1860 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Louella Cooley Singleton (1866 - 1944)*
  Joseph William Cooley (1868 - 1944)*
  Mary F. Cooley Walker (1870 - 1948)*
  Dora B Cooley (1872 - 1887)*
  Willard Lee Cooley (1874 - 1875)*
  Jesse Cooley (1875 - 1876)*
  Iva A. Cooley Horton (1877 - 1934)*
  Elva Cooley Rice (1880 - 1943)*
  Effie May Cooley Littleton (1882 - 1938)*
  Newton Donnie Cooley (1887 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Thomas Cooley (1842 - 1934)
  Sarah Elizabeth Cooley Heifner (1845 - 1922)*
  Melissa Jane Cooley Alexander (1848 - 1926)*
  Nancy Catherine Cooley Alexander (1850 - 1926)*
  Elvira D Cooley Rice (1852 - 1928)*
  Eveline H Cooley Elliott (1855 - 1933)*
  Adelia Ann Cooley Woods (1858 - 1942)*
  Ada Cooley Bradshaw (1871 - 1945)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bennett Cemetery
Keytesville Township
Chariton County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: txgirl
Originally Created by: Settimae
Record added: May 15, 2006
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Joseph Thomas Cooley
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Joseph Thomas Cooley
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Joseph Thomas Cooley
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Great grandpa, never knew him but grew up hearing stories about my Mom's Grandpa, amazing man.
- nancy coleman
 Added: Apr. 2, 2016

- Settimae
 Added: May. 27, 2015

- Kathie L. Webb Blair
 Added: Jan. 10, 2015
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