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The Descendants of Peter and Lucy (Town) Delva meeting together since 1886
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Granville William "Coop" Cooper, Jr.

Granville William "Coop" Cooper, Jr.

Male 1923 - 2008  (85 years)

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  • Name Granville William Cooper 
    Relationshipwith Peter Delva
    Born 5 Mar 1923  Avalon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12
    Census 1930 (Age 7)  Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1940 (Age 17)  Blawnox, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Draft Registration 1942 (Age 19)  Greenville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Military From 25 Feb 1943 to 8 Jan 1946 (Age 20)  [5, 6, 10, 11
    Residence 28 Apr 1950 (Age 27)  Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    2ed Marriage say 1960 (Age 37)  [3, 4, 6, 8
    History According to his obituary, "Coop was a World War II Veteran having served with the 11th Airborne. Coop was a past president and long standing member of the Lower Paxton Lions Club and a member of Crosspoint United Methodist Church. After a successful career with Mellon Bank in Pittsburgh he relocated to Harrisburg in 1982."  [6
    Residence 1993 (Age 70)  Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1993 (Age 70)  Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 29 Aug 2008  Colonial Park Farms, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7, 10
    Obituary 31 Aug 2008  [6
    Cremated 2 Sep 2008  Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 10
    Grave Marker of Grandville William Cooper Jr.
    Grave Marker of Grandville William Cooper Jr.
    Plot: Section #16-A Site # 624
    Person ID I896  | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2022 

    Father Rev. Granville William Cooper,   b. 28 Nov 1896, Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1993, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Mother Mary Horne Wimer,   b. Oct 1897, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1991  (Age ~ 93 years) 
    Family ID F546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Janice Mary Woodman,   b. 6 Oct 1919, Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 2009, Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 3 Sep 1949  Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Age at Marriage Granville was 26 years - Janice was 29 years. (Were Married less than 17 years). 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Marriage Information They were married at the First English Lutheran Church. 
    Children
     1. Granville William "Bill" Cooper, III,   b. 12 Nov 1950, Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 2005, Slippery Rock, Butler County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2022 
    Family ID F506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Mar 1923 - Avalon, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Blawnox, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 1942 - Greenville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Sep 1949 - Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 28 Apr 1950 - Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Granville William "Bill" Cooper, III - 12 Nov 1950 - Butler, Butler County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1993 - Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1993 - Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Aug 2008 - Colonial Park Farms, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCremated - 2 Sep 2008 - Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Granville W. “Coop” Cooper, Jr
    Granville W. “Coop” Cooper, Jr

  • Sources 
    1. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Year: 1930; Census Place: Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0247.

    2. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Year: 1940; Census Place: Blawnox, Allegheny, Pennsylvania; Roll: m-t0627-03398; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 2-35.

    3. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.), Memorial ID 29442411 CPL Granville W. “Coop” Cooper Jr. .

    4. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.), Memorial ID 173455776 Melba June Tryon Cooper .

    5. [S1048] Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Application Files, WWII, 1950-1966, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015), Application of Granville W Cooper Jr.

    6. [S536] Obituary of Granville W. Cooper Jr, (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Patriot-News, 31 August 2008).

    7. [S83] Social Security Death Benefit Records (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011).

    8. [S530] Texas, U.S., Birth Index, 1903-1997, (Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    9. [S500] U.S. Public Records Index, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010).

    10. [S691] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2019, (www.ancestory.com).

    11. [S487] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 , (www.ancestory.com).

    12. [S1175] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, (Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Draft Registration of Granville William Cooper.

    13. [S51] Wedding Invitation.