Second Generation! David COOPER, (s/o Marcome COOPER & Sarah Unknown) b. c1725, Warwickshire, England d. 17 Mar 1792, nr Thicketly, Spartanburg Dist. SC. Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) At a19y he married (bfr 1745) Spartanburg Dist. SC. to Miss Elizabeth "Betsey" WILDER; b. c1726, Unknown Co., NC. d. Unknown Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) They had at least 10 Children born to this Union: 1. 1st Dau: Rehab, c1748- m. Godfrey FOWLER, 2. 1st Son: Marcome, c1750- m. Sarah RANDOLF, 3. 2nd Son: William,2 c1752-1811 a59y m. Frances Unknown, 6Ch. 4. 3rd Son: John C., c1754-1829 a71y m. c1783 Nancy ARNOLD, 14Ch. 5. 2nd Dau: Charity, c1756- 6. 3rd Dau: Orpha, c1758-1832 a74y m. c1775 Daniel AMOS, Sr., 7. 4th Son: Sion, c1760-1831 a71y m. c17?? Mary Unknown 8. 5th Son: Malachia, *1762-1843 a81y m. Ann WILKENSON, Ch. 9. 4th Dai: Betsy, c1764-1850 a86y m. John ARNOLD, 10 6th Son: Edward, *1773-1840 a66y m. c1795 Susan COLE, 10Ch.
Will of David Cooper dated 17 Mar 1792
Source: Box 7, package 15 Spartanburg, South Carolina.
IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN I David Cooper of the state of South Carolina and County of Spartanburg being old and well stricken in years and weak and sickly in body yet perfect and sound in mind and memory thanks be to God for His mercies. Calling to mind the mortality of the body and that it is appointed for man once to die and after that to Judgement I do hereby make and ordain this to be my last will and testament and first I yield my soul unto God that gave it to me in hopes of a happy _______? through the tender mercies of Jesus Christ and my body unto the dust from whence it came to be buried with a decent burial at the discretion of my executors in hopes of a happy resurrection from the dead and all my worldly goods and chattel that the lord has been pleased to bless me with I give and bequeath unto my well beloved wife Elisabeth Cooper one featherbed and furniture and lend unto her also one negro woman named Pol and one gray mare and colt and two cows and calves and household and kitchen furniture and if there is a right obtained for the land on which I now dwell to me or to my heirs that my wife shall have her dwelling on that all the days of her life and at her death all that remains of the lent property unto my wife shall be equally divided between my son Edward Cooper and my daughter Elizabeth Cooper and also
I give and bequeath unto my daughter Rehab Fowler one featherbed and furniture and one white horse and two cows and calves and one heffer and one iron pot which I intrusted her with at her marriage and which she hath already in her hands and also
I also give and bequeath unto my son Marcome Cooper three head of sheep which he hath already in his hands and also
I give and bequeath unto my son William Cooper one featherbed and furniture, one gray mare and two cows and two cows and calves which he hath already in his hands and
I also give and bequeath unto my son John Cooper one featherbed and furnitrue two cows and calves and a heffer and one bay mare which he hath already in his hands and
I also give and bequeath unto my daughter Charity Wilmuth one featherbed and furniture and one cow which she hath already in her hands and
I also give and bequeath unto my daughter Orpah Amos one featherbed and furniture and two cows and one calf which she hath already in her hands and
I also give and bequeath unto my son Sion Cooper one bay horse bridle and saddle which he hath already in his hands and two cows and calves which he hath lately received an two heffers which he is to receive and also
I give and bequeath unto my son Malleki Cooper one bay horse bridle and saddle and a rifel gun which he hath already in his hands and
I also give and bequeath unto my daughter Elizabeth Cooper ane black mare and one featherbed and fruniture and two cows and calves and one flax wheel which is her present portion and
I also give and bequeath unto my son Edward Cooper one featherbed and furniture and three young horses, two sorrels and one black and two cows and calves and 1 13 ? 19 ( ? ) money which is in the hands of my son John Cooper and one rifle gun and
I do hereby constitute and appoint my son Malleki Cooper as my executor of this my last will and testement and
I so also do this and make void all other former will's and bequeaths by whatsoever acknowledging this to be my last will and testament.
This pronounced ratified and confirmed signed sealed and acknowledged this seventeenth day of March in the year of our Lord Christ one thousand seven hundred and ninety two in the presents of
David x Cooper
Source & Reference Notes! REF:#001 LDS-Ancrestry File
David COOPER (AFN:1ZNM-KM)
(s/o Marcom COOPER (AFN:196M-HX8)
b. 1725/1726 Of Warwickshire, , , England d. 17 Mar 1792 Thicketly, Spartanburg Dis., SC. Buried: 1792 Spartenburg, Spartenburg, SC.
Married: 1751 Spartenburg, , SC. to Miss Elizabeth Unknown (AFN:1ZNM-LS) b. 1726 Old Edgecombe, Spartansburg, SC. d. 1792 Thicketly, Spartanburg Dis., SC. 11 Children
1983 AF83-021514 Microfilm: 1394104
MERRILL R. SPEAS; 710 DODD RD WAYNESVILLE MO USA 65583
1983 AF83-026321 Microfilm: 1394126
VA. NELSON WARREN; RT 2 BOX 281 OVERTON TX USA 75684
1990 AF90-001874 Microfilm: 1512642
EARLINE DAY; 426 NORTH ORCHARD DRIVE #3 NORTH SALT LAKE UT USA 84054
1993 AF93-101863 Microfilm: None
RONALD PECK; 4284 BORA BORA AVE. FREMONT CA USA 94538
1993 AF93-105248 Microfilm: None
T. MICHAEL LANNING; 864 BROWNTHRUSH WICHITA KS USA 67212-3504
1993 AF93-109459 Microfilm: None
JO ANN C. RICHARDS; 819 BELLAS LANE ESPANOLA NM USA 87532
1994 AF94-000257 Microfilm: 1512693
MERRILL R & LOIS D SPEAS; 912 1ST STREET NORTH: NEWTON IA USA 50208-2007
1997 AF97-122704 Microfilm: None
JO ANN C. RICHARDS; 1286 BALTIC RIO RANCHO NM USA 87124
REF:#001 Chuck ChuckwH273@aol.com
E-Mail to this writer 11 Mar. 1995.
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