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Cooper, Jeramiah


26 Aug. 1818–after 1879. Shoemaker. Born in Palmyra, Lebanon Co., Pennsylvania. Son of Caleh Cooper and Catherine. Moved to Philadelphia, by 1840. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 22 Apr. 1840. Member of Philadelphia branch, 1840. Married first Julia Sheaf, 31 Dec. 1840, in Philadelphia. Moved to Pittsburgh, by 1842. Married second Catharine Turman, 15 Jan. 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois. Moved to Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, by 1850; to Carlisle, Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania, by 1870; and to Havana (later Montour Falls), Schuyler Co., New York, by 1880.