When Eleanor Cohen was born on 25 November 1800, in Georgetown, Georgetown, South Carolina, United States, her father, Philip Cohen, was 19 and her mother, Eleanor Moses, was 23. She married Aaron Lopez on 21 January 1824, in Georgetown, Georgetown, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died in March 1871, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 70.
Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Hyman, Meyer, Isadore, Emanuel, Moshe, Shlomo, Myer, Avi, Yehuda, Chaim.
Jewish: from Hebrew kohen ‘priest’. Priests are traditionally regarded as members of a hereditary caste descended from Aaron, brother of Moses. See also Kaplan .
Irish (Galway and Sligo): variant of Coyne .