Henry Allen Cooper

21 October 1888–10 February 1960 (Age 71)
Bienville, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Allen Cooper was born on 21 October 1888, in Bienville, Louisiana, United States, his father, Enoch Allen Cooper, was 29 and his mother, Rutha Anna Gresham, was 23. He married Ida Mae Chiles in 1914, in Bienville, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Police Jury Ward 7, Red River, Louisiana, United States in 1920 and Police Jury Ward 6, Red River, Louisiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 February 1960, in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Springville Cemetery, Coushatta, Red River, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Allen Cooper
Ida Mae Chiles
Marriage: 1914
Henry Wayne Cooper
Lois Ruth Cooper
Era M Cooper
Doyle Cooper
Julius Allen Cooper

Spouse and Children

Bienville, Louisiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Enoch Allen Cooper





World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 19

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Same name as Allan, Alan or Allayne, probably came the name Alwine.

Sources (3)

  • Henry Cooper in household of E A Cooper, "United States Census, 1900"
  • H A Cooper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry A Cooper, "United States Census, 1940"

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