Vinson Cooper

M, b. 24 July 1769
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006

Viola Cooper

F
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006

Wallace Leroy Cooper

M, b. 29 February 1892, d. 26 April 1978
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2008

Wallace Vincent Cooper

M, b. 22 July 1912, d. 8 February 1915
  • Last Edited: 10 Nov 2010
  • Birth*: Wallace Vincent Cooper was born on 22 July 1912.
  • Death*: He died on 8 February 1915 at age 2.

Walter Arnold Cooper

M, b. 1915
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006
  • Birth*: Walter Arnold Cooper was born in 1915 at Arkansas.

Walter B. Cooper

M, b. 7 April 1896, d. 30 December 1951
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2008

Walter Romeo Cooper

M, b. 5 May 1882, d. 29 December 1963
  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2011

Family: Katie Lee Bradshaw b. 2 Feb 1885, d. 29 Apr 1925

Walter Roy Cooper Jr.

M, b. 15 January 1930, d. 4 February 2006
  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2011

Family: Nellie Neal Garrett b. 31 Dec 1927, d. 15 Oct 2003

Walter Roy Cooper Sr.

M, b. 28 July 1908, d. 27 April 1974
  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2011

Family: Myrtle Beatrice Roach b. 18 Feb 1911, d. 5 May 1995

Walter Sylvester "Lil Pete" Cooper Jr.

M, b. 29 August 1955, d. 7 November 1983
  • Last Edited: 27 Sep 2016

Family: Dani Sue Poulos b. 1952

Walter Sylvester "Pete" Cooper

M, b. 12 September 1928, d. 24 December 1984

Walter Sylvester "Pete" Cooper

  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2011
  • Nickname: He also went by the name of Pete.
  • (Witness) Census1940: The 1940 Federal Census enumerated Walter Sylvester "Pete" Cooper as a member of Sylvester Adelbert "Curley" Cooper's household; worked as a mechanic in the air conditioning manufacturing industry, wages $1300; owned home, value $1150. Larry delivered papers.
  • Education*: Walter Sylvester "Pete" Cooper attended at Jefferson Davis High School, Houston, Texas.
  • Military*: He served in the U. S. Navy between 1945 and 1949.
  • Occupation: He was a fireman between 1950 and 1962.
  • Occupation: He was an arson investigator for the Houston Fire Department between 1962 and 1970.
  • Occupation*: He was a detective for the Harris County Sheriffs office from 1970 to 1984 and was named Detective of the Year in 1974 between 1970 and 1984.
  • Hobbies*: His hobbies were Little League baseball and football coach, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo life member and raised cutting horses.
  • Religion*: He was a Baptist, Mason and Shriner.

Family: Doris Elaine Willard b. 7 Sep 1931, d. 4 Oct 2013

Wayne Cooper

M
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006

William Cooper

M, b. 1744, d. after 8 August 1808
  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2011

Family 2: Frances (?) b. 1752

William Cooper

M, b. 18 April 1787, d. 11 April 1849
  • Last Edited: 31 Mar 2008

Family: Margaret Pridgen

William Cooper

M, b. 9 October 1809
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006
  • Birth*: William Cooper was born on 9 October 1809.

William Cooper

M, b. 1811
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006

William Cooper

M, b. 6 August 1848, d. 12 March 1923
  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2011

Family 1: Rhoda Elizabeth Amos b. 30 May 1850, d. 14 Oct 1906

Family 2: Emma A. Holt b. 6 Jun 1877, d. 8 Jul 1933

William Cooper

M, b. circa 1675
  • Last Edited: 5 Feb 2009

William Cader "Billy" or "W.C." Cooper1

M, b. 10 July 1856, d. 21 July 1929
  • Last Edited: 7 Sep 2017
  • Birth*: William Cader "Billy" or "W.C." Cooper was born on 10 July 1856 at Mississippi; [age is 21 on son John Sylvester's Probate Birth Record would make W.C.'s birth in 1859].
  • Marriage*: He married Leura (Laura) Goode, daughter of John Hawkins Goode and Nancy E. Goodson, on 17 July 1879.
  • Marriage*: William Cader "Billy" or "W.C." Cooper married Hattie Goode, daughter of John Hawkins Goode and Nancy E. Goodson, on 28 September 1884 at DeWitt County.
  • Death*: William Cader "Billy" or "W.C." Cooper died on 21 July 1929 at Yoakum at age 73 of pulmonary tuberculosis.
  • Burial*: He was buried at Hebron Cemetery.
  • Census1880*: The 1880 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1880 Precinct 2, DeWitt County.
  • Tax Rolls*: (an unknown value) between 1885 and 1895 DeWitt County, Texas.
  • Census1900*: The 1900 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household in 1900 Stratton; head of household, age 44, born Mississippi; Hattie, wife, age 34, born Texas; John S., son, age 20, born Texas; Presley, son, age 15, born Texas;Edmund, son, age 13, born Texas; Alonso V., son, age 9, born Texas; Minnie, daughter, age 6, born Texas; arthur, son, age 2, born Texas.

Family 1: Leura (Laura) Goode b. 28 Feb 1861, d. 17 Dec 1944

Family 2: Hattie Goode b. 4 Dec 1867, d. 14 Dec 1963

Citations

  1. Name is William Cady on son, John Sylvester's Probate Birth Record.

William Cole Cooper

M, b. between 1795 and 1802
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006

William D. Cooper

M, b. 1831
  • Last Edited: 4 Dec 2011
  • Birth*: William D. Cooper was born in 1831.

William Earl Cooper

M, b. 8 February 1906, d. 22 December 2000

Earl and Jean Cooper

  • Last Edited: 14 Oct 2016
  • (Witness) Census1910: The 1910 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Marshall Jerone Cooper's household; Cooper, Marshall, head, m/w/37, married 10 years, born Texas, father and mother born Alabama, farmer, renter, Addie M., wife, f/w/34, 7 children, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, Amy G., daughter, f/w/9, born Texas, Effie, f/w/8, born Texas, Sylvester, son, m/w/6, born Texas, Earl W.m/w/4, born Texas, Lee D., son, m/w/2, born Texas, Jewell, daughter, f/w/ 0/12, born Texas, Newell, son, m/w/0/12, born Texas, Amy H, mother, f/w/74, 7 children, 5 alive, born Alabama, father and mother born North Carolina.
  • (Witness) Note: William Earl Cooper witnessed the note of Edward Jerome "E. J." Cooper; was about 4 years old when the family went on a trip to make harvests along the way of cotton corn, etc. They had a large travelers wagon with bunk beds and a kitchen on the back and two horses named Buttons and Bald Eagle. Sylvester, Earl and Lee rode on horses. The younger children rode in the wagon. At night they would stop at a wagon yard (like today's motel) where a shed for the wagon and two horse stalls were furnished. In back was a place to build a fire to cook on. It was up high enough so one didn't have to squat down to tend the fire. The family lived in the wagon while staying there.
  • Residence*: William Earl Cooper resided between 1929 and 1930 at 6115 Almeda Road, Houston, Texas; was a milker for Pure Milk Dairy.
  • Census1930*: The 1930 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household Houston, Harris County, Texas; Cooper, William Earl, head, renter,$28 monthly, m/w/24, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, dairy laborer, Ida B., wife, f/w/19, married at age 17, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, William E. Jr., son, m/w/1 9/12, born Texas, Harvel, son, m/w/2/12, born Texas.
  • Census1940*: The 1940 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on on 4 April 1940 Archer Rd., Houston, Harris County, Texas; was a rivet sticker in the structrual steel industry; worked 52 hrs/wk, wages $663; owned home, value $400.
  • Occupation*: He was a retired labor foreman for City of Houston, formerly self-employed, vending business, dairy; and leadman, Houston Shipyards.
  • Religion*: He was a Pentecost.

Family 1: Ida Belle Odom b. 11 Feb 1911, d. 26 Mar 1971

Family 2: Imogene "Jean" Junek b. 12 Sep 1919, d. 13 Aug 1991

William Earl "Junior" Cooper Jr.

M, b. 11 July 1928, d. 8 January 2009

William Earl "Junior" Cooper

  • Last Edited: 18 Feb 2013
  • Occupation*: He was a maintenance man at Dodge Company, Houston; formerly glass worker, dairy farmer, air conditioning maintenance man. He was a stock car race driver, China Texas Champion 1968, Navasota 500 Champion 1969.
  • (Witness) Census1930: The 1930 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of William Earl Cooper's household; Cooper, William Earl, head, renter,$28 monthly, m/w/24, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, dairy laborer, Ida B., wife, f/w/19, married at age 17, born Texas, father and mother born Texas, William E. Jr., son, m/w/1 9/12, born Texas, Harvel, son, m/w/2/12, born Texas.
  • (Witness) Census1940: The 1940 Federal Census enumerated William Earl "Junior" Cooper Jr. as a member of William Earl Cooper's household; was a rivet sticker in the structrual steel industry; worked 52 hrs/wk, wages $663; owned home, value $400.
  • Education*: William Earl "Junior" Cooper Jr. was educated at Aldine High School, Aldine, Texas.
  • Religion*: He was a member of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (the Community of Christ.)

Family: Dorothy Ashley b. 6 Feb 1929, d. 12 Feb 2013

William Franklin Cooper

M, b. 3 November 1861
  • Last Edited: 10 Nov 2010
  • Birth*: William Franklin Cooper was born on 3 November 1861.

William Jasper Cooper

M, b. 1834
  • Last Edited: 29 Mar 2010
  • Birth*: William Jasper Cooper was born in 1834 at Alabama.
  • (Witness) Census1850: The 1850 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Dillard Langus Cooper's household.
  • Military*: William Jasper Cooper served in the Confederate Army during Civil War (private) farm laborer, age 25 in 1860; enlisted in Company B, 5th Texas Infantry, on March 18, 1862 at Columbus; discharged with lung disease on September 22, 1862.

William Cooper Jr.

M
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006

William Cooper Jr.

M, b. 1775
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006
  • Birth*: William Cooper Jr. was born in 1775.

William L. Cooper

M, b. after 1824
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2006
  • Birth*: William L. Cooper was born after 1824.

William Leonard Cooper

M, b. 19 August 1915, d. 16 July 1962
  • Last Edited: 12 Oct 2016
  • Birth*: William Leonard Cooper was born on 19 August 1915 at Leander, Williamson County, Texas; [death certificate says born Oklahoma].
  • Death*: He died on 16 July 1962 at Austin, Travis County, Texas, at age 46 [multiple head injuries, accidental fall from second story window; informant Miss Willie Mae Cooper, siser; death certificate no 45650].
  • Burial*: He was buried at Teck Cemetery, Travis County.
  • Military*: He served during World War II.
  • Occupation*: He was a mechanic for General Tire Co.

Family:

William Leonard Cooper Jr.

M, b. 13 July 1943
  • Last Edited: 22 Jan 2012
  • Birth*: William Leonard Cooper Jr. was born on 13 July 1943 at Dallas, Texas.
  • Marriage*: He married Carol (?)

Family: Carol (?) b. 5 Dec 1953