Jane <I>Hamilton</I> Cooper

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Jane Hamilton Cooper

  • Birth 29 Nov 1752 Saint Augustine, St. Johns County, Florida, USA
  • Death 29 Jan 1823 Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 33954045

"Florida was not a State until 1821." Perhaps someone has another suggestion as to where Jane may have been born.


Jane married Capt. Robert Cooper.

This gravesite was visited in May, 2000. It was located on the Solan Polk farm 1 1/2 mi N.E. of Clem, Jefferson Davis Co, Miss. Jane's and one other gravestone were in the woods. (Probably John H. Cooper, the child.) It seems the cemetary may have been located elsewhere and that more graves were there at one time. One book stated that the land was owned by Hamilton Cooper at the time Jane, his mother, died.

(One report states that Jane's son, Hamilton Cooper, is buried in the Elysian Fields Cemetery, Harrison County, Texas. Another report says this is not so.)

*** See the History of the Captain Robert Cooper Family, dated 1967 compiled by Nina Myers Anderson.

Capt. Robert Cooper and Jane (Hamilton) Cooper had the following children:

Elizabeth Cooper born abt 1769
Col. Robert Melville Cooper born 19 Jan 1770/1790
Hugh Cooper born abt 1771
John Cooper born 31 Oct 1774
William Gill Cooper born 28 Mar 1775/1777
Eleanor Cooper born abt 1776
Jane Hamilton Cooper born 7 Jan 1782
Mary Cooper born born abt 1783
Jonathan Cooper born 9 May 1785
Senator Hamilton Cooper born 28 May 1789
Sarah "Sally" Cooper born 28 May 1789/1790
Matthew Delamere Cooper born 30 Oct 1792





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  • Created by: Zoe Tom
  • Added: 17 Feb 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 33954045
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jane Hamilton Cooper (29 Nov 1752–29 Jan 1823), Find A Grave Memorial no. 33954045, citing Cooper Cemetery, Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Zoe Tom (contributor 47000374) .