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Cooley Info back to 1500's

Posted: 10 Oct 2000 9:32AM GMT
Edited: 22 Jun 2001 6:32PM GMT
Dear Kim:

Here is what I have...it is written from my grandmother, Alta Isabelle Cooley, back to the Cooleys in 1500. Hope it isn't too confusing.

ALTA ISABELLE COOLEY, b. 3 JAN 1875, in Mendota, IL. She d. 15 NOV 1959 in Colchester, IL, she married Francis "Pete" Kipling. Their children were:
1. Zeruie Marie Kipling, b. 27 JUL 1893 in Lafayette, IN, d. 16 OCT 1981 in Blandinsville, IL.
2. Homer Kipling (my father) was born 19 AUG 1895 in Lawrence, KS., d. 3 OCT 1977 in Fort Wayne, IN.
3. George Dewey Kipling, b. 16 MAY 1898, Colchester, IL. d. MAY 1988 Colchester, IL.
4. Edna Gayle Kipling, b. 31 JUL 1900 Colchester, IL., d. 8 OCT 1978 Colchester, IL.
5. Roy Kipling b. 15 JAN 1903 Colchester, IL., d. 1st week OCT 1957 in Harvey, IL.
6. Delmar Franklin Kipling, b. 27 JUL 1905 Colchester, IL., d. 6 MAR 1983.
7. Ivan Elmo Kipling, b. 2 AUG 1908 Colchester, IL., d. 31 AUG 1991 Fanton, IL.
8. Maurine Imogene Kipling b. 5 FEB 1911 Colchester, IL., d. 8 APR 1988.
9. Lester Almon Kipling, b 5 JUN 1914 Colchester, Il. Still Living.

My grandmother Alta Isabelle's parents were:

ALMON GIDEON COOLEY, b. Chicago, Cook Co., IL 15 NOV 1838. M. MARTHA ATKINS in Triumph, LaSalle County, IL 2 NOV 1869. (Triumph is about 4 miles south of Mendota where Alta Isabelle was born). Almon's parents were:

SIMON COOLEY, c. 03 JUL 1814, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. M. Ruth T. Gillett, b. about 1817, Granby, Hartford, CT. Ruth died 1857. Her parents were Gideon Gillett and Ruth Goddard. Simon's parents were:

MOSES COOLEY, b. 27 DEC 1768, Sunderland, Franklin County, Massachusetts. M. LUCRETIA ALLEN, b. Abt. 1770, Sunderland, Franklin Co., MA. Moses died 18 JAN 1815, Sunderland, Franklin Co., MA. Children were:
1.Emily Allen Cooley, b. Abt 1812, Sunderland, Franklin, MA;
2. William Hayes Cooley, b. 1 JUN 1812, Sunderland, Franklin Co., MA, d. 9 NOV 1897;
3. Fidelia Cooley, christened 01 MAY 1814, Sunderland, Franklin, MA
4. Eliphalet Cooley, b. 1814, Christened 03 JUL 1814, Sunderland, Franklin, MA Twin???
5. Nancy Cooley, b. 1814, Christened 03 JUL 1814, Sunderland, Franklin, MA Twin???
6. Charlotte Cooley, b. 1814, Christened 03 JUL 1814, Sunderland, Franklin, MA Triplet???
7. SIMON COOLEY, b. 1814, Christened 03 JUL 1814, Sunderland, Franklin, MA Quad???
8. Horace Cooley, b. 1815, Christened 02 JUL 1815, Sunderland, Franklin, MA
9. Moses Albert Cooley, b. 1815, Christened 02 JUL 1815, Sunderland, Franklin, MA
Moses parents were:

SIMON COOLEY, B. 3 SEP 1720, Hatfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. He died 10 AUG 1805. He married BETHIA ASHLEY 26 OCT 1752. Bethia Ashley was b. Abt 1724, Hatfield, Hampden, MA. She died 14 JUL 1808. Simon's parents were:

SIMON COOLEY, b. 6 MAR 1686, Springfield, Hampden, MA. He died 21 SEP 1746, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. He married ELIZABETH GUNN 4 MAY 1709, Hatfield, Hampshire, MA. Elizabeth was b. 8 NOV 1689, Hatfield, Hampshire, MA, she died 14 FEB 1744, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. Her parents were Samuel Gunn and Elizabeth Bronson Wyatt. He later married JERUSHA DICKINSON, 25 OCT 1744. He had the following children by Elizabeth Gunn:
1. Elizabeth Cooley, b. 14 JAN 1711, Hatfield, Hampden, MA
2. Abner Cooley, b. 22 JAN 1712, Springfield, Hampden, MA. Died 1 FEB 1788 Underland, Franklin, MA.
3. Elizabeth Cooley, b. 3 NOV 1714, Hatfield, Hampshire, MA, Died 20 OCT 1798.
4. Miriam Cooley, b. 14 MAR 1717, Hatfield, Hampden, MA. Died 24 FEB 1804.
5. SIMON COOLEY, b. 3 SEP 1720, Hatfield, Hampden, MA. Died 10 AUG 1805.
6. Mary Cooley, b. 20 FEB 1723, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. Died 30 APR 1804.
7. Anna Cooley, b. 27 JUN 1725, Sunderland, Franklin, MA.
8. Gideon Cooley, b. 8 OCT 1727, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. Died 26 OCT 1727.
9. Lucy Cooley, b. 2 JUL 1729, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. Died 5 JUN 1730.
10. Lucy Cooley Cowley, b. 23 SEP 1731, Sunderland, Franklin, MA. Died 23 MAY 1795, North Leverett, Franklin,
MA.
11. Freedom Cooley, b. 12 MAR 1734, Northfield, Franklin, MA. Died 16 SEP 1801, Leyden, MA-Simeon's Home
Simon's parents were:

DANIEL COOLEY, b. 2 MAY 1651, Springfield, Hampden, MA. Died 9 FEB 1717, Springfield, Hampden, Ma. Married ELIZABETH WALCOTT, 8 DEC 1680, Longmeadow, Springfield, Hampden, MA. Married LYDIA DUMBLETON, 17 JUN 1709, Springfield, Hampden, MA. Married Lydia Burt, 17 JUN 1709.

Daniel's parents were: BENJAMIN COOLEY b. 25 FEB 1615, c. 1617 Tring Parish, Hertfordshire, England. Died 17 AUG 1684 Longmeadow, Springfield, Hampden, MA. M. SARAH COLTON, 1642, Springfield, Hampden, MA.

Benjamin's parents were: WILLIAM COLEY (COLLYE, COALYE, COOLEY) b. 1590 Tring Hertfordshire, England. Married JOANE ARNOTT, b. 1595 Hartfordshire, England on 9 FEB 1608. They had the following children:

1. Phoebe Coley Cooley, b. 1609, c. 10 NOV 1609, Tring Parish, Hertfordshire, England
2. Jonathan Coley, b. 18 APR 1613, Tring Parish, Hertfordshire, England
3. BENJAMIN COOLEY, b. 25 FEB 1615, c. 1617, Tring Parish, Hertfordshire, England. d. 17 AUG 1684 Longmeadow, Springfield, Hampden, MA
4. Joseph Coley, b. 11 OCT 1618, Tring Parish, Hertfordshire, England
5. Joyce Coley, b. 5 DEC 1619, Tring Parish, Hertfordshire, England.

William's parents were: JOHN COLLYE, b. About 1569, Padbury, Buckingham, England. (No name of wife)

I have a lot of branches off these families but this is basically the lineage back to 1569. Hope this helps. I'd like to hear from you if you are part of our family. We have a family website on MyFamily.com with lots of pictures and information regarding Cooley family and you would be welcome to visit if you are connected to us.

Thanks,
Bonnie
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
bonnie_pagenk... 3 Aug 2000 7:09PM GMT 
edmonds345 30 Aug 2000 7:21AM GMT 
kcgorrell 10 Oct 2000 2:42PM GMT 
bonnie_pagenk... 10 Oct 2000 3:32PM GMT 
Jim Cooley 12 Oct 2000 2:26PM GMT 
bonnie_pagenk... 15 Oct 2000 9:31AM GMT 
Jim Cooley 15 Oct 2000 4:40PM GMT 
William L. Weier Jr. 16 Feb 2002 12:09PM GMT 
Jim Cooley 16 Feb 2002 6:07PM GMT 
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