The Daily Review, Decatur IL, 22 Oct 1901, pg. 5
Mrs. Margaret Cooper, wife of George Cooper, died Monday afternoon, Oct 21, at the family home in Harristown township. Dropsy was the cause of death. Mrs. Cooper was born June 6, 1851, in Macon County. Her maiden name was McDaniels. In the year 1872, she was married to George W. Cooper. Of six children, five survive. They are Oliver, Etta May, Albert L. and John E. Cooper and Mrs. Mary Musser, all of Macon County. The funeral will be held from the residence Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock and the burial will be at the Harristown cemetery.
Macon Co. Old Settlers Assoc. obituaries. Not related - Pam