Joel Henry Cosper

Joel Henry Cosper

Birth
Edgefield County, South Carolina, USA
Death 10 Oct 1887 (aged 78)
Youngsport, Bell County, Texas, USA
Burial Youngsport, Bell County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 20774587 · View Source
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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.



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  • Created by: S Posey
  • Added: 3 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20774587
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joel Henry Cosper (30 Mar 1809–10 Oct 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20774587, citing Live Oak Cemetery, Youngsport, Bell County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by S Posey (contributor 46918394) .