Biographical Sketch of John Cooper

JOHN COOPER, son of John Cooper and Lydia Dodge Cooper, and grandson of Dea. John Cooper, one of the first settlers of Croydon, was born in Croydon, June 15, 1806, and was educated in the common school and at the domestic fireside. He is a farmer, but has devoted a portion of his time to teaching and other literary pursuits. He has been elected or appointed Superintending School Committee of Croydon sixteen times.
In 1839 he prepared ” An Historical Sketch of Croydon,” which was published in the 6th Vol. of the Collections of the New Hampshire Historical Society; and in 1852 he revised the same and published it in pamphlet form. His other publications are his annual School Reports and contributions for the periodical press.



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Partridge, Dennis N. Croydon New Hampshire Genealogy. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 2 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/new-hampshire/biographical-sketch-of-john-cooper.htm - Last updated on Aug 27th, 2012


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