Raphael L Cope

20 January 1882–29 September 1957 (Age 75)
Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Raphael L

When Raphael L Cope was born on 20 January 1882, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Henry Cope, was 28 and his mother, Amelia Jane Lloyd, was 25. He married Margaret Jane Wooley on 17 July 1917, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States for about 20 years. He died on 29 September 1957, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raphael L Cope
Margaret Jane Wooley
Marriage: 17 July 1917
Lola Marie Cope

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 July 1917Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 14
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 20
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 6782;2007: 13897; 2010: 18410)English (Midlands): from Middle English cope ‘cloak, cape’ (from Old English cāp reinforced by the Old Norse cognate kápa), hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made cloaks or capes, or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive one. Compare Cape .Americanized form of German Koob or Kopp .

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Raphael L Cope, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Mr. Raphel Cope, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Raphael Cope, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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