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Family of Thomas William COOPER and Maria MEAD

Husband: Thomas William COOPER (1810?- )
Wife: Maria MEAD (1823?- )
Children: Rosa Jane COOPER (1848- )
Emma COOPER (1852- )
Caroline Sarah COOPER (1854-1895)
George Alfred COOPER (1857- )
Thomas Charles COOPER (1860- )
Marriage 9 Apr 1846 Camberwell, Surrey1,2
St George's Parish Church, Camberwell

Husband: Thomas William COOPER

Name: Thomas William COOPER3
Sex: Male
Father: Thomas COOPER (bef1773-1845)
Mother: Sarah HELLYER (bef1777-1844)
Birth 1810 (cal) St George' Hanover Square, London, Middlesex4
Occupation Collector of Queen's taxes; House Agent; and Undertaker [1851]4
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 41) Camberwell, Surrey5
10 Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 40-41) Collector of Queen's Taxes, House Agent & Undertaker; Camberwell, Surrey5
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 52) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 50-51) Estate Agent and Undertaker; Camberwell, Surrey6
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 60) Camberwell, Surrey7
136 Wells Street
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 60-61) House Agent and Undertaker; Camberwell, Surrey7
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 72) Camberwell, Surrey8
136 Wells St, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 70-71) Retired Estate Agent; Camberwell, Surrey8

Wife: Maria MEAD

Name: Maria MEAD4,9
Sex: Female
Father: Thomas MEAD ( - )
Mother: ? ? ( - )
Birth 1823 (cal) Stanway, Essex4
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 28) Camberwell, Surrey5
10 Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 38) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 48) Camberwell, Surrey7
136 Wells Street
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 58) Camberwell, Surrey8
136 Wells St, Camberwell, Surrey

Child 1: Rosa Jane COOPER

Name: Rosa Jane COOPER4,10
Sex: Female
Birth 14 Jun 1848 Camberwell, Surrey4,10
Christening 19 Jul 1848 (age 0) Camberwell, Surrey11
St George, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 2) Camberwell, Surrey5
10 Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 12) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey

Child 3: Emma COOPER

Name: Emma COOPER12
Sex: Female
Birth 7 Apr 1852 Camberwell, Surrey12,13
Christening
Christening 4 Aug 1852 (age 0) Camberwell, Surrey14
St George, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 9) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 18) Camberwell, Surrey7
136 Wells Street
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 28) Camberwell, Surrey15
136 Wells St, Camberwell, Surrey

Child 4: Caroline Sarah COOPER

Name: Caroline Sarah COOPER12
Sex: Female
Spouse: Henry Louis GEORGE ( - )
Birth 10 Jul 1854 Camberwell, Surrey12
Christening 13 Sep 1854 (age 0) Camberwell, Surrey16
St George, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 6) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 6) Scholar; Camberwell, Surrey6
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 16) Camberwell, Surrey7
136 Wells Street
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 26) Camberwell, Surrey15
136 Wells St, Camberwell, Surrey
Death Q2 1895 (age 41) Hackney, London17

Child 5: George Alfred COOPER

Name: George Alfred COOPER12
Sex: Male
Spouse: Augusta BROCKSOPP (1861?- )
Birth 26 Apr 1857 Camberwell, Surrey12,18
Christening 27 Sep 1857 (age 0) Camberwell, Surrey19
St George, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation Assistant Inspector Of Gas [1881]12
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 3) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 13) Camberwell, Surrey7
136 Wells Street
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 13) Scholar; Camberwell, Surrey7
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 23) Camberwell, Surrey8
136 Wells St, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 23) Assistant Inspector Of Gas; Camberwell, Surrey8

Child 6: Thomas Charles COOPER

Name: Thomas Charles COOPER12
Sex: Male
Spouse: Florence Louisa KNOWLES (1862- )
Birth 28 May 1860 Camberwell, Surrey12,20
Christening 17 Feb 1861 (age 0) Camberwell, Surrey21
St George, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 10 mns) Camberwell, Surrey6
5 Wells Cottage, Wells Street, Camberwell, Surrey
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 10) Camberwell, Surrey7
136 Wells Street
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 10) Scholar; Camberwell, Surrey7
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 20) Camberwell, Surrey8
136 Wells St, Camberwell, Surrey
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 20) Manufacturers Agents Clerk; Camberwell, Surrey8

Note on Husband: Thomas William COOPER

Don't seem to be in the census after 1881

Note on Wife: Maria MEAD

Don't seem to be in the census after 1881

Sources

1Marriage certificate.
Text From Source: Marriage certificate (GRO St Catherine's House)
Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Marriage Certificate:

1846 Marriage Solemnised at Parish Church in the Parish of St George Camberwell in the County of Surrey
No: 434
When Married: April 9
Name and Surname: Thomas William Cooper
Age: full age
Condition: Bachelor
Rank or Profession: Carpenter
Residence at time of Marriage: Cottage Green
Father's Name and Surname: Thomas Cooper
Rank or Profession of Father: Collector of Taxes
Name and Surname: Maria Mead
Age: full age
Condition: Spinster
Rank or Profession: -
Residence at time of Marriage: Havil Street
Father's Name and Surname: Thomas Mead
Rank or Profession of Father: Labourer

Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church after Registrar's acting [?] by me Samuel Smith

This marriage was Solemnised between us: Thos. Wm. Cooper
Maria Mead

In the presence of us: John C. Bradley
Elizabeth Jane Bradley


CERTIFIED to be a true copy of an entry in the certified copy of a Register of Marriages in the Registration District of Camberwell
Given at the GENERAL REGISTER OFFICE, under the Seal of the said Office, the 22nd day of September 2004
St Catherine's House.
2"Thomas William Cooper & Maria Mead 1846".
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Source: Thomas William Cooper & Maria Mead 1846, Thomas William Cooper & Maria Mead 1846

3Will.
Text From Source: Wills (Somerset House, Strand, London)
Copy in possession of Graham Hoadly.
Text From Source: IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN
I Thomas Cooper of Cottage Green, Camberwell being of sound and [?] mind and memory praised be Almighty God for [?] to make and publish my last will and testament in manner following that is to say [?] all my just debts funeral debts testamentary expenses be fully paid.
I desire to be buried in the same grave with my dear and beloved wife but in a plain and [?] manner.
I give and bequeath unto my son Frederick Hellyar one guinea and I hereby forego and give up all monies I may have [?] for monies paid to him and I do hereby also forgive him all trespasses against me as I hope my heavenly father will forgive me my trespasses and I hope my said son may hereafter see the error of his ways.
I give and bequeath unto my son Thomas William Cooper my silver [?] and plain mourning ring.
I give and bequeath unto my son Alfred Cooper my mourning ring engraved [?] and my shirt [?] pin.
I give and bequeath unto my dear daughters Sarah Caroline, Augusta Sarah and Elizabeth Jane all my household goods and furniture beds bedding table and other linen silver table and other spoons glass [?] and every article of household that may be in my dwelling at the time of my decease it being my will and mind that my said daughters shall have the[?] of my household furniture of every [?] kind the same to be divided between them by my executors in equitable just and fair proportions as to them shall seem [?] without showing favour to either party.
I give and bequeath unto my sons Thomas William, Alfred and George Augustus all monies due and owing to me and all the rest and residue of my estate and [?] to be equally divided between them share and share alike.
And I do hereby nominate [?] and appoint my said sons Thomas William Cooper and Alfred Cooper Executors of this my will and revoke all former wills by me at any time heretofore made and declare these presents only to [?] my last will and testament in witness whereof I have heretofore set my hand and seal this 24th day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty five - Thomas Cooper [?] - signed sealed and published and [?] by the said Thomas Cooper[?] for his last will and testament in the presence of us who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as witnesses - Jas Wells - Elizabeth Wilkinson -

Proved at london21st May 1845 before the worshipful Augustus [?] Barford [?] by the oaths of Thomas William Cooper and Alfred Cooper the sons the executors to whom Admon was granted having been first [?] to administer.
Principal Registry Family Division, First Avenue House, 42-49 High Holborn, LONDON, WC1V 6NP. Tel: 020 7947 6946.
4S & N British Data Archive Ltd, "The London 1851 Census" (CD ROMs).
CD pack of Acrobat files, containing fiche images with street and area indexes.
HO107/1582/. Cit. Date: 16 January 2004. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Graham Hoadly.
5"Census 1851 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey HO107/1582/?/?" (HO107/1582/?/?).
Text From Source: Thos Wm Cooper Head 41 Middlesex St George Hanover Square
Maria Cooper Wife 28 Essex Stanway
Rosa Jane Cooper Dau 2 Surrey Camberwell
William Cooper Son 5m Surrey Camberwell
HO107/1582/?/? Cit. Date: 30 March 1851. Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1851 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey HO107/1582/?/?, Thomas William Cooper 51

6"Census 1861 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey RG9/387/45/16".
Text From Source: Thomas W Cooper Head 52 Middlesex St George Hanover Sq.
Maria Cooper Wife 38 Essex Stanway
Rosa J. Cooper Dau 12 Surrey Camberwell
William Cooper Son 10 Surrey Camberwell
Emma Cooper Dau 9 Surrey Camberwell
Caroline S. Cooper Dau 6 Surrey Camberwell
George A. Cooper Son 3 Surrey Camberwell
Thomas C. Cooper Son 10m Surrey Camberwell
Assessment: Primary evidence.
7"Census 1871 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey RG10/737/135/14".
Text From Source: Census 1871 Camberwell, Surrey RG10/737/135/14 (Thomas William Cooper)

Thomas W. Cooper 60 Middx. Hanover Sqare
Maria Cooper 48 Essex Stanway
William Cooper 20 Surrey Camberwell
Emma Cooper 18 Surrey Camberwell
Caroline S. Cooper 16 Surrey Camberwell
George A. Cooper 13 Surrey Camberwell
Thomas C. Cooper 10 Surrey Camberwell
Assessment: Primary evidence.
8"Census 1881 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey RG11/0695 / 89/15" (RG11/0695 / 89/15).
Text From Source: Thomas W. COOPER Head M Male 72 St George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England Retired Estate Agent
Maria COOPER Wife M Female 58 Stanway, Essex, England
William COOPER Son U Male 30 Camberwell, Surrey, England Ship Brokers Clerk
Emma COOPER Daur U Female 28 Camberwell, Surrey, England
Caroline S. COOPER Daur U Female 26 Camberwell, Surrey, England
George A. COOPER Son U Male 23 Camberwell, Surrey, England Assistant Inspector Of Gas
Thomas C. COOPER Son U Male 20 Camberwell, Surrey, England Manufacturers Agents Clerk
RG11/0695 / 89/15. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1881 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey RG11/0695 / 89/15, Thomas William Cooper 81

9Marriage certificate.
Text From Source: Marriage certificate (GRO St Catherine's House)
St Catherine's House.
10"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Text From Source: Births Sep 1848
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COOPER Rosa Jane Camberwell 4 6_
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
11"Rosa Jane Cooper baptism". Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about Rosa Jane Cooper
Name: Rosa Jane Cooper
Record Type: Baptism
Estimated Birth Date: abt 1848
Baptism Date: 19 Jul 1848
Father's Name: Thomas William Cooper
Mother's Name: Maria Cooper
Parish or Poor Law Union: Camberwell St George
Borough: Southwark
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: Rosa Jane Cooper baptism, Rosa Jane Cooper 1848

12Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Cit. Date: 16 January 2004. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability
Thomas W. COOPER Head M Male 72 St George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England Retired Estate Agent
Maria COOPER Wife M Female 58 Stanway, Essex, England
William COOPER Son U Male 30 Camberwell, Surrey, England Ship Brokers Clerk
Emma COOPER Daur U Female 28 Camberwell, Surrey, England
Caroline S. COOPER Daur U Female 26 Camberwell, Surrey, England
George A. COOPER Son U Male 23 Camberwell, Surrey, England Assistant Inspector Of Gas
Thomas C. COOPER Son U Male 20 Camberwell, Surrey, England Manufacturers Agents Clerk


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Source Information:
Dwelling 136 Wells St
Census Place Camberwell, Surrey, England
Family History Library Film 1341161
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 0695 / 89
Page Number 15
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
13"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Jun 1852 (>99%)
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Cooper Emma Camberwell 1d 433
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
14"Emma Cooper baptism".
Text From Source: London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about Emma Cooper
Name: Emma Cooper
Record Type: Baptism
Estimated Birth Date: abt 1852
Baptism Date: 4 Aug 1852
Father's Name: Thomas William Cooper
Mother's Name: Maria Cooper
Parish or Poor Law Union: Camberwell St George
Borough: Southwark
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: Emma Cooper baptism, Emma Cooper 1852

15"Census 1881 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey RG11/0695/89/15" (RG11/0695/89/15).
Text From Source: Thomas W. COOPER Head M Male 72 St George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England Retired Estate Agent
Maria COOPER Wife M Female 58 Stanway, Essex, England
William COOPER Son U Male 30 Camberwell, Surrey, England Ship Brokers Clerk
Emma COOPER Daur U Female 28 Camberwell, Surrey, England
Caroline S. COOPER Daur U Female 26 Camberwell, Surrey, England
George A. COOPER Son U Male 23 Camberwell, Surrey, England Assistant Inspector Of Gas
Thomas C. COOPER Son U Male 20 Camberwell, Surrey, England Manufacturers Agents Clerk
RG11/0695/89/15. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1881 (Thomas William Cooper) Camberwell, Surrey RG11/0695/89/15, Thomas William Cooper 81

16"Caroline Sarah Cooper baptism".
Text From Source: London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about Caroline Sarah Cooper
Name: Caroline Sarah Cooper
Record Type: Baptism
Estimated Birth Date: abt 1854
Baptism Date: 13 Sep 1854
Father's Name: Thomas William Cooper
Mother's Name: Maria Cooper
Parish or Poor Law Union: Camberwell St George
Borough: Southwark
Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about Caroline Sarah Cooper
Name: Caroline Sarah Cooper
Record Type: Baptism
Estimated Birth Date: abt 1854
Baptism Date: 13 Sep 1854
Father's Name: Thomas William Cooper
Mother's Name: Maria Cooper
Parish or Poor Law Union: Camberwell St George
Borough: Southwark
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
17"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Deaths Jun 1895
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George Caroline Sarah 41 Hackney 1b 291
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
18Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Jun 1857 (66%)
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Cooper George Alfred Camberwell 1d 475
19"George Alfred Cooper baptism". Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about George Alfred Cooper
Name: George Alfred Cooper
Record Type: Baptism
Estimated Birth Date: abt 1857
Baptism Date: 27 Sep 1857
Father's Name: Thomas William Cooper
Mother's Name: Maria Cooper
Parish or Poor Law Union: Camberwell St George
Borough: Southwark
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: George Alfred Cooper baptism, George Alfred Cooper 1857

20"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Sep 1860 (>99%)
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COOPER Thomas Charles Camberwell 1d 476
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
21"Thomas Charles Cooper baptism". Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 about Thomas Charles Cooper
Name: Thomas Charles Cooper
Record Type: Baptism
Estimated Birth Date: abt 1861
Baptism Date: 17 Feb 1861
Father's Name: Thomas William Cooper
Mother's Name: Maria Cooper
Parish or Poor Law Union: Camberwell St George
Borough: Southwark
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: Thomas Charles Cooper baptism, Thomas Charles Cooper 1861