Col. Rt. Hon. Edward Henry Cooper1

M, #373851, b. 9 July 1827, d. 26 February 1902
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
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     Col. Rt. Hon. Edward Henry Cooper was born on 9 July 1827.1 He was the son of Richard Wordsworth Cooper and Hon. Emilia Elinor de Montmorency.2 He married Charlotte Maria Mills, daughter of Edward Wheler Mills and Frances Ann Wingfield, in August 1858.1 He died on 26 February 1902 at age 74.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Sligo between 1865 and 1868.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Grenadier Guards.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for County Sligo.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Sligo.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.)1 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Sligo in 1871.1 He lived at Markree Castle, Collooney, County Sligo, IrelandG.1

Children of Col. Rt. Hon. Edward Henry Cooper and Charlotte Maria Mills

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper1

M, #373852, b. 1831, d. 19 July 1901
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
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     Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper was born in 1831.1 He was the son of Richard Wordsworth Cooper and Hon. Emilia Elinor de Montmorency.2 He married Helen Malet Haydon, daughter of Captain unknown Haydon, in June 1857.1 He died on 19 July 1901.1
     He gained the rank of Colonel in the 7th Fusiliers.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Westmeath.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Westmeath in 1875.1 He lived at Dunboden, County Westmeath, IrelandG.1

Children of Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper and Helen Malet Haydon

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Captain unknown Haydon1

M, #373853
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     Captain unknown Haydon gained the rank of Captain in the Royal Navy.1

Child of Captain unknown Haydon

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Helen Malet Haydon1

F, #373854
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     Helen Malet Haydon is the daughter of Captain unknown Haydon.2 She married Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper, son of Richard Wordsworth Cooper and Hon. Emilia Elinor de Montmorency, in June 1857.1
     From June 1857, her married name became Cooper.

Children of Helen Malet Haydon and Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Maj.-Gen. Edward Joshua Cooper1

M, #373855, b. 21 April 1858, d. 8 March 1945
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     Maj.-Gen. Edward Joshua Cooper was born on 21 April 1858.1 He was the son of Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper and Helen Malet Haydon.2 He married Effie Balmain, daughter of James Forrest Balmain, in 1894.1 He died on 8 March 1945 at age 86, without issue.1
     He was educated at Marlborough College, Marlborough, Wiltshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1902.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1900.1 He fought in the Tibetan Campaign in 1904, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1904.1 He was appointed Member, Royal Victorian Order (M.V.O.) in 1906.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for County Westmeath.1 He was commander of the troops in North China between 1910 and 1914.1 He fought in the First World War.1 He lived at Dunboden, County Westmeath, IrelandG.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1918 in the Royal Fusiliers.1 He lived at The Abbey, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]


James Forrest Balmain1

M, #373856
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     James Forrest Balmain lived at Dalvreck, Perthshire, ScotlandG.1

Child of James Forrest Balmain

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Effie Balmain1

F, #373857
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     Effie Balmain is the daughter of James Forrest Balmain.2 She married Maj.-Gen. Edward Joshua Cooper, son of Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper and Helen Malet Haydon, in 1894.1
     From 1894, her married name became Cooper.

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Richard Wordsworth Cooper1

M, #373858, b. 1860
Last Edited=20 Jul 2009
     Richard Wordsworth Cooper was born in 1860.1 He was the son of Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper and Helen Malet Haydon.2

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Myles Henry Cooper1

M, #373859, b. 1862, d. 1888
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     Myles Henry Cooper was born in 1862.1 He was the son of Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper and Helen Malet Haydon.2 He died in 1888, killed in action, unmarried.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Royal Navy.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Constance Emily Cooper1

F, #373860
Last Edited=26 Mar 2010
     Constance Emily Cooper is the daughter of Colonel Joshua Harry Cooper and Helen Malet Haydon.2 She married W. Jackson in 1881.1
     From 1881, her married name became Jackson.

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 273. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]