See also

Herbert Leonard COOPER (1892- )

Name: Herbert Leonard COOPER
Sex: Male
Father: Charles Frederick COOPER (1867-1899)
Mother: Helen ALEFOUNDER (1858-1892)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth Q1 1892 Walthamstow, Essex1,2
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 9) Walthamstow, Essex1
7 Springfield Road
Emigration 17 Apr 1913 (age 21)3
Occupation Labourer4

Individual Note

Max says that his father stated that both Harold and Herbert Cooper came over to New South Wales when they were very young (Harold around 12 years of age) – which would mean very early after the 1901 Census.5

Sources

1"Census 1901 (Kate Laney) Walthamstow, Essex RG13/1623/84/19".
Text From Source: Census 1901 Walthamstow, Essex RG13/1623/84/19 (Kate Laney)

George H. Laney Head 40 London St Luke
Kate Laney Wife 44 London Finsbury
Lilian K. Laney Dau 17 London Dalston
Henry H. Laney Son 15 London Dalston
Clara A. Laney Dau 13 Essex Walthamstow
Herbert L.Cooper Nephew 9 Essex Walthamstow
Assessment: Primary evidence.
2"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Births Mar 1892 (>99%)
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Cooper Herbert Leonard W. Ham 4a 312
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
3"FindMyPast". Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Passenger lists leaving UK 1890-1960

Name: Herbert Leonard COOPER
Date of departure: 17 April 1913
Port of departure: London
Destination port: Sydney
Destination country: Australia

Date of Birth: 1892 (calculated from age)
Age: 21
Marital Status:
Sex: Male
Occupation: Labourer
Notes:
Passenger recorded on: Page 21 of 31

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The following people with the same last name travelled on this voyage: -
Joseph COOPER


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Ship: BENALLA
Official Number: 135322
Master's name: W C Simonds
Steamship Line: P & O Branch Service
Where bound: Australia
Square feet: 23002
Registered tonnage: 7025
Passengers on voyage: 1047
4Ibid. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
5Ainslie Sharpe, "|nformation supplied by Ainslie Sharpe".
Text From Source: |nformation supplied by Ainslie Sharpe (descendant of Charles George Harvey Cooper) of
Graham Hoadly.