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Cooper Cemetery



  It is abandoned. In 1932 there were many graves marked by field stones and many others -were sunken and unmarked. From the stones that could be read, the following inscriptions were copied:


Batie, James - died August 2, 1859, aged 32 years, 1 month and 21 days.
    (this tombstone was made at New Albany.
Cooper, Ouanda - daughter of W.B. & A. Cooper, born May 30, 1857,
    died April 4, 1860, aged 3 years, 10 mo. 4 da.
Cooper, William B. - born Dec. 1, 1813, died July 14, 1864,
    aged 50 yrs, 7 mo. and 13 days.
Milburn, Francis - born Feb. 10, 1804, died Nov. 25, 1861.
Milburn, John W. - son of R.E & E.J. Milburn died Aug 6, 1863,
    age 3yrs, 10 mo and one day
Milburn, Jonathan - died Oct 26, 1853, age 61 yrs, 3 mo & 23 days
    (broken at date line)
Milburn, Mary - wife of E. Milburn, born Dec. 9, 1809,
    died Sept. 5, 1866
Milburn, Robert - born Nov. 30,1790, died 27 April, 1860.
Milburn, Sarah - wife of John A. Milburn, died Jan. 12, 1863,
    aged 65 yrs, 11 mo. and 18 days.
Milburn, Sarah E. - daughter of R.E. & E.J. Milburn, died July 5, 1853, aged 5 days.
Milburn, Sarah E. - daughter of E. & M. Milburn, died May 24, 1861,
    aged 18 yrs, 17 days.

Copied by G. R. Wilson


Washington County Kentucky Marriage Records Show,
Francis Milburn & Polly Inman 19 Jan, 1826
Jonathan Milburn & Salley Casey 1 July, 1813
Robert Milburn & Nancy Carter 27 Feb, 1812


  This cemetery page is the work of Marvin Beatty. Our thanks for  allowing its use on this web    page. 

Submitted by Marvin Beatty