The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

Homer Oriel CooperAge: 62 years18721935

Homer Oriel Cooper
Given names
Homer Oriel
Birth September 22, 1872
Birth of a brotherLeon Joseph Cooper
August 29, 1874 (Age 23 months)
Birth of a brotherEarl Smith Cooper
November 19, 1877 (Age 5 years)

Death of a brotherEarl Smith Cooper
January 12, 1878 (Age 5 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherLouisa Switzer
about 1888 (Age 15 years)
MarriageMabel Clare WittyView this family
December 24, 1895 (Age 23 years)
Note: Family records show ceremony was held on 25 DEC 1895, Christmas Day, rather than 24 DEC 1895. Possibly the license was issued on the 24th?
Birth of a son
Roland Bartlett Cooper
January 14, 1897 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
Homer 'Kenneth' “Kenny and Ken” Cooper
November 13, 1899 (Age 27 years)
CensusMabel Clare WittyView this family
April 21, 1910 (Age 37 years)
HF: 109/109, LN: 29/32, SD 7, ED 51, Sheet 5A, 2261 N Alabama St, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co, IN by Adam W Marsh Homer Cooper, Head, M-W-37-M-14, IN-IN-IN, Contractor - City Mable Cooper, Wife, F-W-34-M-14, 2/2, KY-IN-England, none Rolland Cooper, Son, M-W-13-S, N/Y/Y, IN-KY-IN, none Kenneth Cooper, Son, M-W-10-S, N/Y/Y, IN-KY-IN, None
WWI Draft Registration, Homer O Cooper
September 12, 1918 (Age 45 years)
Oil Operator
1918 (Age 45 years)

Address: 1023 Turkle Blvd Indianapolis, IN
Corporation: Own Company
CensusMabel Clare WittyView this family
January 9, 1920 (Age 47 years)
HF: 281/298, LN: 65/68, SD 7, ED 41, Sheet 13B, 2315 N Broadway St, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co, IN by Violet P Wellson Homer O Cooper, Head, 0/F, M-W-47-M, N/Y/Y, IN-IN-IN, Street Contractor - Offices Mable Cooper, Wife, F-W-43-M, N/Y/Y, KY-IN-England, none Roland Cooper, Son, M-W-22-S, N/Y/Y, IN-KY-IN, Street Contractor - Offices Kenneth Cooper, Son, M-W-20-S, N/Y/Y, IN-KY-IN, None
DivorceMabel Clare WittyView this family
November 16, 1921 (Age 49 years)
Note: Mabel continues to reside with her son, Homer Kenneth Cooper and his new wife, Jeannett Crawley. During this period she is wooed by a neighbor, my GGF, John Powell.
Birth of a son
James House Cooper
September 2, 1926 (Age 53 years)
Note: Twin to brother Robert
Birth of a son
Robert Wilmington “Coop” Cooper
September 2, 1926 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
Roland Eugene “Rollie Gene” Cooper
February 21, 1929 (Age 56 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Kenner Cooper
October 4, 1929 (Age 57 years)
Death February 18, 19358:30 am (Age 62 years)
Address: 1545 Burnett Ln Vincennes, Vincennes Twp, Knox Co, Indiana, USA
Cause of death: Asphyxiation by gas, suicide
Note: Found by his then wife, Ruth Cooper.
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: May 5, 1870Greencastle, Putnam Co, Indiana, USA
10 months
elder brother
19 months
23 months
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Mabel Clare Witty - View this family
Marriage: December 24, 1895Marion Co, Indiana, USA
Divorce: November 16, 1921Indianapolis, Marion Co, Indiana, USA
13 months
3 years
Family with Ruth House - View this family
James House Cooper
Birth: September 2, 1926Knox Co, Indiana, USA
Death: January 3, 1997Knox Co, Indiana, USA
John Powell + Mabel Clare Witty - View this family
wife’s husband
Marriage: March 9, 1922Indianapolis, Marion Co, Indiana, USA