Patsey Cooper

1815–about 1839 (Age 24)
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Patsey

When Patsey Cooper was born in 1815, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, her father, James Cooper, was 27 and her mother, Lucretia Blevins, was 19. She married Temple Cooper on 24 September 1827, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died about 1839, at the age of 24.

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Family Time Line

Temple Cooper
1805–
Patsey Cooper
1815–1839
Marriage: 24 September 1827
James Edward Cooper
1835–1896

Spouse and Children

    Temple Cooper

    Male1805–Male

    Female1815–1839Female

MARRIAGE
24 September 1827
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States
children

(1)

    James Edward Cooper

    Male1835–1896Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 3

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 10

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a maker and repairer of wooden vessels such as barrels, tubs, buckets, casks, and vats, from Middle English couper, cowper (apparently from Middle Dutch kūper, a derivative of kūp ‘tub’, ‘container’, which was borrowed independently into English as coop). The prevalence of the surname, its cognates, and equivalents bears witness to the fact that this was one of the chief specialist trades in the Middle Ages throughout Europe. In America, the English name has absorbed some cases of like-sounding cognates and words with similar meaning in other European languages, for example Dutch Kuiper .2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of Kupfer and Kupper ( see Kuper ).3 Dutch: occupational name for a buyer or merchant, Middle Dutch coper.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Patsey Cooper, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Patsey Cooper, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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