— Soldier — American Revolution —Born in Maryland, Cooper served in the South Carolina Militia during the American Revolution and participated in battles at Brandywine, Germantown and Stony Point. After the War he moved to Putnam County, Georgia and later to Muscogee County where he had drawn 202 1/2 acres in the 1827 Lottery. A member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, he is buried with his family in a cemetery which was located in front and south of his home. His last words were "Jesus is good." Abandoned many years, the cemetery was reclaimed and restored in May 1989.
|Series||This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series, and the Sons of the American Revolution series.|
|Placed By||Historic Chattahoochee Commission; Coweta Falls Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution; Oglethorpe, George Walton, and Button Gwinnett Chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 10:53am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 695763 N 3600371|
|Decimal Degrees||32.52343333, -84.91571667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 31.406', W 84° 54.943'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 31' 24.36" N, 84° 54' 56.58" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4600 Warm Springs Rd, Columbus GA 31909, US|
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