Josiah Green Cooper

Josiah Green Cooper

Birth
USA
Death 1906 (aged 82–83)
Spanishburg, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 75804657 · View Source
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Husband (Widower) Of:
Narcissa "Narcipa" (Walker) Cooper
(b. 7-18-1823, Giles Co., VA)
(d. 9-27-1895, living near/on area of the Little Blue Stone River, Summer Co., WV)

Son Of:
John Wesley Cooper
and
Nancy Elizabeth (Meador) Cooper

ALTERNATE MIDDLE NAME:
Josiah ERASTUS Cooper
Josiah GREEN* "Jack" Cooper

NOTE 1:
RE. JOSIAH'S PLACE OF BURIAL:
Family members think Josiah passed away in 1906 at the home of his son, Erastus Washington Cooper, at Spanishburg, WV, and is buried there (on a mountainside)/dl

NOTE 2:
In 1883, Josiah became owner of the Robert Calvin "Miller Bob" Lilly gristmill at Fall Rock on the Little Blue Stone River, Summers Co., WV; became known as the "Cooper Mill"; in 1895, Josiah passed the Mill to his son, Thomas Moody Cooper, Mill becoming known as "Tom Cooper Mill"; Thomas, at age 86, having operated the Mill for nearly 50 years, completely rebuilt it in 1945.

Above-noted data per other researcher(s)* .. I have not confirmed/dl

*NOTE
"Lilly on the Bluestone" by William Sanders, pgs. 57-58/dl

Additions/corrections welcome .. Della

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The below-noted was provided to me 12-14-2012 by the Henderson Pack family; my sincere appreciation!..Della

Father: John COOPER # 92629916
b: 19 DEC 1786 in VA
Mother: Elizabeth MEADOR # 96107358
b: 15 SEP 1788 in Greenbrier Co., VA



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  • Created by: Della Lilly
  • Added: 1 Sep 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 75804657
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Josiah Green Cooper (23 Feb 1823–1906), Find a Grave Memorial no. 75804657, ; Maintained by Della Lilly (contributor 46905597) Unknown.