Cornelius Cooper

Cornelius Cooper

Birth
Death 9 Apr 1824 (aged 88–89)
Burial Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Plot Row 23, grave 6.
Memorial ID 76270711 · View Source
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There are three versions of his birth date:

* 26 Nov 1735 - Provided by a descendant.

* 21 Dec 1735 - Calculated from the information on his grave marker.

* 20 Jan 1736 - Found in a note in the following book; this is the transcript, with slight differences:

"CORNELIUS COOPER,
Died April 9, 1824.
Aged 88 yrs., 3 mos., 19 dys."

Notes written in the book: ""Born Jan 20, 1736""; "Of him it may in truth be said: He speaketh still - although he's dead; His life was faith - his death was - trust. That God would raise him from the - dust."

Tombstone Inscriptions from the Churchyard of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Fishkill Village, Dutchess Co., N. Y.,
E. W. Van Voorhis of New York City, compiler,
Press of G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York; 1882,
Page 51.

* More notes are found in the page uploaded from the First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church -
http://www.fishkillreformed.org/Cemetary/Churchyard/Cooper,%20Cornelius.JPG
Accessed 6 Feb 2013.


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In
memory of
CORNELIUS
COOPER
Who departed this life
April 9^th, 1824.
aged 88 years, 3
months & 19 days.


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  • Created by: seekerJay
  • Added: 9 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76270711
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cornelius Cooper (1735–9 Apr 1824), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76270711, citing First Reformed Protestant Dutch Church Cemetery, Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York, USA ; Maintained by seekerJay (contributor 46998289) .