Judge Archibald Prater “Arch” Cooper

Judge Archibald Prater “Arch” Cooper

Birth
Morgan County, Kentucky, USA
Death 9 Sep 1918 (aged 90)
Cyrus, Magoffin County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Magoffin County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 69445176 · View Source
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Parents: David M. Cooper (born 21 Feb 1802 in Morgan Co., KY, died 3 Oct 1854 in Morgan Co., KY), son of Revolutionary War soldier John Cooper, Virginia Militia and
Celia (Prater) Cooper (born 25 Oct 1807 in Morgan Co., KY, died 27 May 1844 in Morgan Co., KY), dau. of Revolutionary War soldier Archibald Prater, Virginia Militia.

A.P. taught school as a young man while studying law. He was a licensed attorney in Floyd Co., KY in 1859 and later served twelve years as County Judge of Magoffin Co., KY.

He served as a company clerk in the Union Army during the Civil War, holding the rank of corporal. He was in "D" Co., 45th KY Volunteer Mounted Infantry.

He mar. 1 Mary Manerva "Polly" Litteral on 17 Nov. 1851 in Johnson Co., KY. Children: Cassius Morcellous, Elizabeth Jane, Huston Litteral, Daniel Boone, William Wayne, Archibald Bruce, Lydia Margaret, Richard Harrison, Celia Catherine, Paulina McClellan, Lucinda Ann, John Hannibal, Sarah Virginia

He mar. 2 Manerva "Belle" Picklesimer on 28 May 1864. Children: Allie Miller Cooper, Preachel Cooper

He mar. 3 Arizona Davis in 1898. Children: Stormy O. Cooper and Clara Sunshine Cooper



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  • Maintained by: david conley
  • Originally Created by: Cheryl Nienhaus
  • Added: 6 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69445176
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Judge Archibald Prater “Arch” Cooper (29 Nov 1827–9 Sep 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69445176, citing A P Cooper Cemetery, Magoffin County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by david conley (contributor 47636296) .