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Temperance Palistine “Temple” Cooper Cason

Bedford County, Tennessee, USA
Death 28 Jul 1888 (aged 51)
Greenwood, Wise County, Texas, USA
Burial Greenwood, Wise County, Texas, USA
Plot 1, 4, 110
Memorial ID 44200157 · View Source
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Temperance "Tempie" Palistine Cooper was the daughter of Macajah Thomas A. Cooper and Sarah A. "Sallie" Vincent. On Oct 15, 1857 she married Joseph Mason 'Jobie" Cason in Tennessee. The couple had 7 children. They were:

Fannier Baird Cason
Mollie Bell Cason
Tennie Marks Cason
McClellan Cason
Sallie Vincent Cason
Tempie Louvera Cooper Cason
Elizabeth Favor Cason

The Cason family moved from Wilson County, Tennessee to Wise County Texas around 1882. After moving to Texas they became founding members of the Greenwood Baptist Church in Greenwood, Texas. Tempie passed away several years afterward.

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Our Mother; Wife of J.M.

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