Lucy Ann " Louisiana" Willis Cooper

6 November 1846–28 May 1926 (Age 79)
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lucy Ann " Louisiana"

When Lucy Ann " Louisiana" Willis Cooper was born on 6 November 1846, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, her father, Patrick Willis, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth A Pittman, was 18. She married John Shepard Cooper on 30 January 1865, in Yamhill, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Whitman, Washington, United States in 1880 and Oakesdale, Whitman, Washington, United States in 1900. She died on 28 May 1926, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Oakesdale, Whitman, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Shepard Cooper
1838–1901
Lucy Ann " Louisiana" Willis Cooper
1846–1926
Marriage: 30 January 1865
James Patrick Cooper
1865–1866
Elizabeth Ann Cooper
1867–1884
Lilia Adele Cooper
1869–1959
Enoch Edmond Cooper
1871–1957
Rosa Ella Cooper
1875–1960
Emma Cloyd Cooper
1881–1978
Zelda Jane Cooper
1884–1885

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 January 1865
Yamhill, Oregon, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Female1846–1926Female

    James Monroe Willis

    Male1848–1924Male

    Margaret V. Willis

    Female1850–1860Female

    Mary Elizabeth Willis

    Female1853–1929Female

    Amanda Arzina Willis

    Female1856–1941Female

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World Events (8)

1860

Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 16

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 21

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Will .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Louise A Cooper in household of Earnest E Elliott, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Louisianna Willis in household of Patrick Willis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Louis A Cooper in household of John S Cooper, "United States Census, 1900"

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