Eunice Vivian Cooper

28 January 1914–7 April 1991 (Age 77)
Republic, Republic, Kansas, United States

The Life of Eunice Vivian

When Eunice Vivian Cooper was born on 28 January 1914, in Republic, Republic, Kansas, United States, her father, Sherman Augustus Cooper, was 39 and her mother, Laura Gertrude Ullom, was 37. She married Frank Lester Pocock on 28 May 1936. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1935 and San Gabriel Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 7 April 1991, at the age of 77, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Frank Lester Pocock
Eunice Vivian Cooper
Marriage: 28 May 1936
Joanne Elaine Pocock
Joanne Elaine Pocock

Spouse and Children

28 May 1936


    Joanne Elaine Pocock


    Joanne Elaine Pocock


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 13

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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 (3)

  • Eunice Cooper in household of Sherman A Cooper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eunice Pocock in household of Frank L Pocock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eunice Vivian Cooper, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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