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Posted by: Michelle Goodwin (ID *****5665) Date: May 31, 2002 at 15:20:55
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I have found this info. There are many names/counties/states listed. Please read through and see if any info partains to you. If so, please email me. I can't make sense of some of it.

Captain George Robert Cooper
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died: 1/17/1909
Where: Sherman, TX
1st-Married Elizabeth Farrel on 5/25/1843.
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 8 children)
1. Son: Samuel Thomas Cooper
Born: 5/12/1845
Where:?
Died: 5/21/1936
Where: Leakey, TX
Married Elizabeth Ann Wheat.
2. Daughter: Susan Frances Cooper
Born: 9/19/1846
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Joe H. Chambers.
3. Son: William Robert Cooper
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
4. Daughter: Mary Jane Cooper
Born: 2/25/1850
Where: Mantua, Collin County, TX
Died: 8/7/1892
Where:?
Married M.B. Brown on 4/25/1872.
5. Daughter: Elizabeth Ann Cooper
Born: 5/30/1853
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Younger Scott Creager on 5/26/1872?
6. Son: John Alexander Cooper
Born: 2/12/1856
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Lizzie Jane Wheat.
7. Daughter: Phoebe Catherine Cooper
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died: (at age 8)
Where:?                     
8. Daughter: Martha Ellen Cooper
Born: 7/20/1860
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married J.P. Dixon.
2nd-Married Elizabeth Ann Riggs on 1866 ? in Collin County, TX
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died: 7/30/1899
Where: Sherman, TX

Samuel Thomas Cooper
(Son of Captain George Robert Cooper and Elizabeth Farrel)
Born: 5/12/1845
Where: Saline County, MO
Died: 5/21/1936
Where: Leakey, TX
1st- Married Elizabeth Ann Wheat              
Born: 1855
Where:?
Died: 9/13/1911
Where: Leakey, TX
(They had 11 children)
1. Son: Will W. Cooper
Born: 1872
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Tillie Renfro.
2. Daughter: Anna Catherine “Kate” Cooper
Born: 1874
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Frank Vaughn.
3. Daughter: Stella Cooper
Born: 1876
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Will Reagan.
4. Son: George Robert Cooper
Born: 12/27/1877
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died: 4/23/1957
Where: Dallas, TX
Married Carrie Taylor.
5. Son: Marion Arthur Cooper
Born: 1880
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died: ?              
Where: ?                     
Married Sarah Elizabeth “Bessie” Smith.       
6. Daughter: Mabel Cooper
Born:1882
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died:?               
Where:?                      
Married Albert Jones.
7. Son: Samuel Farrel Cooper
Born: 1884
Where:TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Jennie Orrell.
8. Daughter: Ola Belle Cooper
Born: 1887
Where:TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married W. Burgess Tom.
9. Daughter: Phebe Gladys Cooper
Born: 1889
Where:TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married George Burdett.
10. Son: Paul Wheat Cooper
Born: 1896
Where:TX
Died: 1899
Where:TX
11. Son: Joseph Wallace Cooper
Born: 1898
Where:TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Hazel King.
2nd- Married Florence Clemmie Dalton on 9/23/1913.       
(They had 2 children)
1. Son: Thomas Davidson Cooper
Born: 7/3/1914
Where:TX
Died: ?              
Where:?                     
2. Son: John Alexander Cooper
Born: 6/29/1916
Where:TX
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Dr. George Robert Cooper
(Son of Samuel T. Cooper and Elizabeth Ann Wheat)
Born: 12/27/1877
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died: 4/23/1957
Where: Dallas, TX
Married Carrie Taylor in Leakey, TX
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died: 4/23/1967
Where: Dallas, TX
(They had 5 children)
1. Pheobe “Peggy” Cooper
Born:?                      
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Jack I. Patton.
2. Ruth Cooper
Born:?              
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married William B. Packer.
3. Sam Thomas Cooper
Born:?                      
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
1st-Married Mary (last name unknown)
2nd-Married Marjorie Gleghorn King.              
4. Lulu Mildred Cooper
Born:?                      
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
1st-Married Morton Gregory.
2nd-Married Francis A. Baker.       
5. UNKNOWN CHILD
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Mary Jane Cooper
(Son of Captain George Robert Cooper and Elizabeth Farrel)
Born: 2/28/1850
Where: Mantua, Collin County, TX
Died: 8/7/1892
Where:?
Married Mithro Berzanos Brown on 4/25/1872.
Born: 4/21/1840
Where: Farmington, Grayson County, TX
Died: 10/8/1910
Where:?
(They had 6 children)
1. Son: Charlie Lee Brown
Born: 7/22/1873
Where:?
Died: 5/24/1947
Where:?                     
Married Nora Brothers on 12/25/1905.
2. Daughter: Mary Louellen Brown
Born: 10/1/1876
Where:?                      
Died: 1/22/1919
Where:?                     
Married Thomas Marion Lamb on 12/23/1894.       
3. Daughter: Anna Mae Brown
Born: 1/26/1879
Where:?
Died: 1/10/1958
Where:?                     
Married John Edward Hall on 10/21/1897.       
4. Son: George Bertie Brown
Born: 12/8/1881
Where: Sherman, TX
Died: 4/13/1975
Where: Bloomfield, NM
Married Lou Brothers on 12/8/1901.              
5. Daughter: Fannie Bell Brown
Born: 11/10/1884
Where:?
Died: 1/23/1976
Where: Bloomfield, TX
Married W.S. “Shade” Daniels.              
6. Son: Harris Alexander Brown
Born: 3/20/1888
Where:?                      
Died: 11/3/1963
Where:?                     
Married Violet Lee Holcomb on 9/27/1931.       

Charlie Lee Brown
(Son of Mithro Berzanos Brown and Mary Jane Cooper)
Born: 7/22/1873
Where:?
Died: 5/24/1947
Where:?                     
Married Nora Brothers on 12/25/1905.
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Mary Louellen Brown
(Daughter of Mithro Berzanos Brown and Mary Jane Cooper)
Born: 10/1/1876
Where:?                      
Died: 1/22/1919
Where:?                      
Married Thomas Marion Lamb on 12/23/1894              

Anna Mae Brown
(Daughter of Mithro Berzanos Brown and Mary Jane Cooper)
Born: 1/26/1879
Where:?
Died: 1/10/1958
Where:?                     
Married John Edward Hall on 10/21/1897       
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 7 children)
1. Daughter: Mary Hall
Born:?       
Where:?                      
Died:?                     
Where:?                      
Married Conrad Roy Smith.       
2. Daughter: Jenny (Genevieve) Zell Hall
Born: 9/24/1900
Where: Paducah, Cottle TX
Died: 1/26/1998
Where: San Bernardino, CA
3. Daughter: Nila May Hall
Born: 3/31/1902
Where:?                      
Died: 1918
Where:?                      
4. Son: Lloyd Alexander Hall
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
5. Son: Leon Edward Hall
Born:?                      
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
6. Daughter: Roberta Hall
Born: 1915
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married James Cushing.       
7. Son: Leland Owen Hall
Born: 1918
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Mary Hall
(Daughter of Anna Mae Brown & John Edward Hall)
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Conrad Roy Smith.       
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
       
Jenny (Genevieve) Zell Hall
(Daughter of Anna Mae Brown & John Edward Hall)
Born: 9/24/1900
Where: Paducah, Cottle TX
Died: 1/26/1998
Where: San Bernardino, CA
Married Pearl Francis Lucas on 11/29/1922 in Baldwin Park, CA
Born: 8/22/1900
Where: Greentop, MO
Died: 1/1983
Where: San Bernardino, CA
(They had 3 children)
1. Daughter: Norma Frances Lucas
Born: (private)
Where: Mc Farland, CA
Married: Warden Hill Mattmueller on 12/11/1945 in San Bernardino, CA
2. Daughter: Patricia Marcelle Lucas
Born: (private)
Where: Chowchilla, CA
Married Walker Lee Johnson on 10/15/1946 in Yuma, AZ
3. Daughter: Juanita Louise Lucas
Born: (private)
Where: El Monte, CA
Married William (Bill) Leighton/Clayton Isaac on 5/13/1952 in San Bernardino, CA

Nila May Hall
(Daughter of Anna Mae Brown and John Edward Hall)
Born: 3/31/1902
Where:?
Died:1918
Where:?                      

Lloyd Alexander Hall
(Son of Anna Mae Brown and John Edward Hall)
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
1st-Married Clare (last name unknown)              
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(don't know if they had any children?)
2nd-Married Opal (last name unknown)              
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(don't know if they had any children?)

Roberta Hall
(Daughter of Anna Mae Brown and John Edward Hall)
Born: 1915
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married James Cushing.       
Born:?       
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 2 children)
1. Son: Michael Cushing
Born:?       
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
2. Daughter: Janice Cushing
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Ray Henderson.

Leland Owen Hall
(Son of Anna Mae Brown and John Edward Hall)
Born:1918
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Lois Gill.
Born:?       
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 4 children)
1. Daughter: Lelinda Hall
Born:1943 ?
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?
2. Daughter: Lauren Hall
Born: 1948
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?
3. Daughter: LaVonne Hall
Born:1952
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?
4. Daughter: Lisa Hall
Born:1958
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?

George Bertie Brown
(Son of Mithro Berzanos Brown and Mary Jane Cooper)
Born: 12/8/1881
Where: Sherman, TX
Died: 4/13/1975
Where: Bloomfield, NM
Married Lou Brothers on 12/8/1901.
Born: 8/20/1884 (some records show 7/20/1884)
Where:?
Died: 5/30/1949
Where:?                     
(They had 6 children)
1. Son: Mithero Brothers Brown
Born: 9/10/1902
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Nora Belle Day in 1923.       
2. Son: Willard Franklin Brown
Born: 12/18/1903
Where:?
Died: 2/16/1962
Where:?                     
Married Fannie Wisdom.
3. Son: Charles Edward Brown
Born: 10/14/1905
Where:?
Died: 4/22/1980
Where:?                     
Married Claudine Walters.              
4. Daughter: Christine Brown
Born: 10/10/1907
Where:?
Died: 5/31/1908
Where:?                     
5. Son: Delphos Polk Brown
Born: 11/13/1912
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Ora Tucker.
6. Son: Harris Alexander Brown
Born: 3/13/1924
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Annie Geneva Edmisten.       

Mithero Brothers Brown
(Son of George Bertie Brown and Lou Brothers)
Born: 9/10/1902
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Nora Belle Day in 1923.       
Born:1905
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 2 children)
1. Son: Billy Morgan Brown
Born:1925
Where:?                      
Died:1962
Where:?                      
2. Daughter: Betty Marquetta Brown
Born: 1927
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Willard Franklin Brown
(Son of George Bertie Brown and Lou Brothers)
Born: 12/18/1903
Where:?       
Died: 2/16/1962
Where:?                     
Married Fannie Wisdom?
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?              
(They had 1 child)
1. Son: Bert Franklin “Cotton” Brown
Born: 12/25/1925
Where:?       
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Hilma Dickson.
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 4 children)
1. Daughter: Alvina Brown
Born:?
Where:?
Died:?
Where:?
2. Daughter: Pamela Brown
Born:?
Where:?
Died:?
Where:?
3. Son: Lleland Brown
Born:?
Where:?                             
Died:?
Where:?
4. Son: Shelby Brown
Born:?                             
Where:?                             
Died:?
Where:?

Charles Edward Brown
(Son of George Bertie Brown and Lou Brothers)
Born: 10/14/1905
Where:?
Died: 4/22/1980
Where:?                     
Married Claudine Walters.
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 6 children)
1. Son: Kenneth Edward Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
2. Son: Benny Earl Brown
Born:?                      
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
3. Son: Joe Eugene Brown
Born:?                      
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
4. Son: Charles Elwayne Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
5. Daughter: Nina Sue Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
6. Daughter: Katherine Marine Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Delphos Polk Brown
(Son of George Bertie Brown and Lou Brothers)
Born: 11/13/1912
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Ora Tucker.
Born:?       
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
(They had 3 children)
1. Son: Tommy Tucker Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
2. Son: Jerry Wayne Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
3. Daughter: Susan Jo Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Harris “Little Harris” Alexander Brown
(Daughter of George Bertie Brown and Lou Brothers)
Born: 3/13/1924
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Annie Geneva Edmisten.
Born:?
Where:?
Died:?
Where:?       
(They had 2 children)
Son: Johnny Burk (Annie’s son from a previous relationship)
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?
Son: Erbie Dennis (Annie’s son from a previous relationship)
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?
Son: Daniel Alexander Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?
Daughter: Jacquelyn Ann Brown
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?
Where:?

Fannie Bell Brown
(Daughter of Mithro Berzanos Brown and Mary Jane Cooper)
Born: 11/10/1884
Where:?       
Died: 1/23/1976
Where: Bloomfield, TX
Married W.S. “Shade” Daniels.              
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Harris Alexander Brown
(Son of Mithro Berzanos Brown and Mary Jane Cooper)
Born: 3/20/1888
Where:?
Died: 11/3/1963
Where:?                     
Married Violet Lee Holcomb on 9/27/1931.       
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      

Elizabeth Ann Cooper
(Daughter of Captain George Robert Cooper and Elizabeth Farrel)
Born: 5/30/1853
Where:?
Died:?              
Where:?                      
Married Younger Scott Creager on 5/26/1872.       
Born: 11/25/1846
Where: Grayson County, TX
Died:?
Where:?
(They had 4 children)
1. Daughter: Ida Belle Creager
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where:?                      
2. Son: Paul Y. Creager
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died:?              
Where: Clarkesville, TX
3. Son: Walter Creager
Born:?
Where:?                      
Died: in childhood
Where:?                     
4. CHILD INFO UNKNOWN
Born:?
Where:?       
Died:?              
Where: Los Angeles, CA

Maragaret Giles married William Mannon and they had 5 children: William Riley, Robert Redish, Sarah Ann, Maragaret Ann and Caty.

Maragaret Ann Mannon (B:7/20/1818-D:4/20/1901) married Elisha Chambers (B:4/23/1810) in Owen County Indiana on 7/16/1835. They moved to East Fork in Collin County,Texas in 1847. They had 6 children in IN before moving to TX and had 7 children in TX. They had 13 children: William Clinton (B:8/17/1836), Mary Catherine (B:5/7/1838), Elijah Windson (B:2/29/1840), Elizabeth (B:1/20/1842), James Milton (B:3/22/1844) Joseph Henry (B:2/22/1846), Jasper Newton (B:3/23/1848), Sarah Ann (B:1/28/1850), Lewis Cass (B:1/4/1852), English Deatherage (B:10/1/1853), Monroe (B:12/21/1855), Gabriel Frances (B:10/29/1858), Elisha Davis (B:3/5/1867).

Francis Marion Chambers (B:11/14/1838 in Jackson County AL). He married 1st wife Celesta Farrell (B:9/10/1844 in Phelps County MO-D:11/14/1877) on 8/22/1846. They had these children: Emma Dove (B:1/5/1865-D:8/9/1869), Amanda Jane (B:1/27/1867), Marion Sylvester (B:1/27/1867), Nancy Ellen (B:7/7/1867), Mary Elizabeth (B:6/18/1873), Sterling Price (B:6/29/1875) and James Esquire (N:11/9/1877).
Francis Marion married 2nd wife Mary Elizabeth Cormick (B:10/7/1842-D:3/26/1913) in Flat Post Office MO. Their children were Reptha (B:4/27/1879), Emma Nevada (B:11/5/1880), Emory Adolphus (B:10/14/1882-D:1976), Ora Lee (B:3/16/1885) and Claude Login (B:2/24/1887).

Frances Marion Chambers (B:11/20/1873-D:10/14/1911) married Ethel Butler on 9/17/189?.

Marion Sylvester Chambers (B:1/27/1867-11/20/1940) married Alice Hesta (sp?) (D:9/6/1948) in TX. They had 10 children: Lee, Bess, Clyde, Clarence, Ebb, Vanelle, Forrest, J., Paschal, Guy and Pauline.

Joseph Henry Chambers (B:2/22/1846) (Mother-Margaret Ann Mannon). Joseph married Susan Frances Cooper (B: 9/19/1846) on 7/16/1868.

Jessie "Calvin" Chambers (B:5/24/1862-D:2/17/1918)
Married Martha Frazier Hogg (B:10/29/1860-8/1946) on 12/25/1885.

Robert Elisha Chambers (B:10/11/1869) married Nette Hudson on 9/11/1895.

William Henry Chambers (B:11/10/1871) married Nette Smith on 9/14/1898.

Lena Maye Chambers (B:1/8/1878) arried T.J. D'Spain (sp?) on 6/14/1899.

Samuel Nesbit Chambers (B:1/12/1881) married Myra Harding (sp?) on 7/4/19??.

Ira Hudson Chambers (B:8/15/1884)

Martha "Marty" Chambers (B:9/13/1887-D:1/25/1961 in CA)
Married Fred Buck in 1920?

Calvin Thomas Chambers (B:2/18/1891) married Ethel Leah Shearer (B:8/30/1896 in TX) on 7/18/1921. They had 3 girls: Joyce (B:8/21/1923*Married Jack M. Hutler, lives in CA), Ethel Louise (B:12/18/1926*Married Murphy Russell, lives in CA) and Catherine Elaine (B:3/24/1929*Married Wilson Ray Halle, lives in Riverside CA).

Alice M. Chambers Married G.E. McKindley on 4/30/1900.


Michelle (Shelly) Goodwin
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