Alice Gill

Brief Life History of Alice

When Alice Gill was born in 1708, in Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America, her father, Captain Stephen Gill, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth Hubbert, was 47. She married John Cooper on 23 October 1722, in St George's Parish, Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 23 October 1760, in Peach Bottom Township, York, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, at the age of 52, and was buried in Coopers Cemetery, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Cooper
1689–1759
Alice Gill
1708–1760
Marriage: 23 October 1722
Priscilla Alice Cooper
1724–1724
Sarah Elizabeth Cooper
1740–
Alice Cooper
1726–1727
John Adam Cooper
1728–1778
Thomas Cooper
1731–1798
Stephen Cooper
1733–1768
Nicholas Cooper
1734–1799
Agnes "Nancy" Cooper
1736–1805
Alexander Cooper
1738–1815

Sources (7)

  • Cooper, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Alice Gill Cooper in entry for Thomas Cooper, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Alce Cooper in entry for Presilla Cooper, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"

World Events (3)

1724

Oldest grave seen in the memorials list

1749

Historical Boundaries: 1749: York, Pennsylvania Colony, British Colonial America 1776: York, Pennsylvania, United States

1749

Historical Boundaries: 1749: York, Pennsylvania Colony, British Colonial America 1776: York, Pennsylvania, United States

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Indian Avtar, Amritpal, Darshan, Hardip, Nirmal, Sohan, Ajit, Balwinder, Charan, Jasvir, Kewal, Navdeep.

English and Scottish: in northern England and Scotland sometimes from Middle English Gille, Old Norse Gilli, which is of Irish (Gaelic) origin (see below), and pronounced with a hard g. As a personal name it is not found after c. 1200.

English and Scottish: topographic name from Middle English gille ‘deep glen, ravine’ (Old Norse (Norwegian) gil), pronounced with a hard g. The term is found mainly in northwestern England, where Norwegian Vikings settled.

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

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