Edward Cooper

Edward Cooper

Birth
Trevorton, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 1 Mar 1928 (aged 55)
Bluefield, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Plot Cooper Mausoleum
Memorial ID 7661571 · View Source
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US Congressman. After graduating from Washington and Lee University in 1892, he was admitted to the bar and establised a legal practice in Bramwell, West Virginia. He eventually took over the management and development of his father's coal properties in West Virginia. He was elected to the United States Congress from West Virginia and served from 1915 to 1919. Following his service in Congress, he returned to the management of his coal companies.

Bio by: Garver Graver


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 7 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7661571
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Cooper (26 Feb 1873–1 Mar 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7661571, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .