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  • Louise Champion
    No, sorry, this is Connie Vincent, Hardee. She lives in Ayden, NC. Hardee is her married name. Louise ...
    Message 1 of 17 , Mar 10, 2004
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      No, sorry, this is Connie Vincent, Hardee. She lives
      in Ayden, NC. Hardee is her married name. Louise

      --- John Nichols <johncn@...> wrote:
      > Is this Connie Hardee the same as Connie Hardee
      > "Branch"? If so I would
      > like to get in touch with her.
      >
      > John Nichols
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Louise Champion [mailto:champright@...]
      > Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2004 10:03 AM
      > To: genpcncfir@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [genpcncfir] Rowan Cooper
      >
      >
      > I did write and article and Connie Hardee presented
      > a
      > nice picture of the Rowan Cooper family. I wasn't
      > able to give much information about his businesses
      > other than that he was working closely with A.G.
      > Cox.
      > Connie helped me with the names of his
      > grandchildren.
      > I am learning more every day. Connie sent me her
      > geneaolgy report from her FTM for the Cooper family
      > and she corrected mis-information.
      >
      > The first book does mention Rowan Cooper one time in
      > article #102 as one of three commissioners of
      > Winterville. Connie calls Rowan Cooper an alderman
      > of
      > Winterville rather than commissioner. She is
      > Rowan's
      > granddaughter. Louise
      > --- Trish Worthington Cobb <turniproots@...>
      > wrote:
      > > Louise,
      > > There was nothing about Rowan Cooper in the 1st
      > > Volume of Chronicles of
      > > Pitt County. I hope you are planning to submit an
      > > article on him,
      > > especially about his business and ties to
      > > Winterville.
      > > Trish
      > >
      > > On Tuesday, March 9, 2004, at 09:09 AM, Louise
      > > Champion wrote:
      > >
      > > > Rowan's two sons had no children, so that ended
      > > the
      > > > name. Connie and I are related through his
      > > daughters
      > > > Effie and Annie. Connie Hardee gave me these
      > > > newspaper articles. They are great:
      > > >
      > > > Notice in "The Eastern Reflector" on February
      > 27,
      > > 1903
      > > > read: "TO THE PUBLIC. By mutual agreement
      > having
      > > > severed my connection as superintendent of the
      > A.
      > > G.
      > > > Cox Manufacturing Company, I take this method of
      > > > thanking my friends and patrons for their favors
      > > of
      > > > the past and request them to watch for the
      > columns
      > > of
      > > > this paper as they may in the very near future
      > > find
      > > > something to their interest. Respectfully,
      > Rowan
      > > > Cooper."
      > > >
      > > > Item in "The Daily Reflector" on August 1, 1903
      > > read:
      > > > "Miss Mattie Mclawhorn, of Hanrahan, who has
      > been
      > > > teaching a private school for Rowan Cooper left
      > > for
      > > > her home yesterday."
      > > >
      > > > Item in "The Eastern Reflector" dated August 24,
      > > 1903
      > > > read: "I have sold out my entire mercantile
      > > business
      > > > to Winterville Manufacturing Company and
      > hereafter
      > > > same will be conducted by that firm, who will be
      > > > pleased to have all our old friends continue to
      > > call
      > > > on them. Rowan Cooper"
      > > >
      > > > Item in "The Daily Reflector" on February 17,
      > 1904
      > > > read: " A. Cooper, of Roanoke Rapids who has
      > been
      > > > visiting his son, J. R. Cooper, and his brother
      > > Rowan
      > > > Cooper since Sunday returned home today." NOTE:
      > > A.
      > > > Cooper is Adrian Bink Cooper and J. R. Cooper is
      > > John
      > > > R. Cooper that married Ella Hooks."
      > > >
      > > > Item in "The Eastern Reflector on March 22, 1907
      > > read:
      > > > "Rowan Cooper and R. H . Hunsucker are
      > attending
      > > > court this week as jurors."
      > > >
      > > > Item in "The Daily Reflector" on October 5, 1907
      > > read:
      > > > "Rowan Cooper and Son will occupy the store
      > > recently
      > > > vacated by Kittrell, Taylor & Co." NOTE: The
      > son
      > > > referred to here was Elias Ardanus Cooper.
      > > >
      > > > Item in "The Daily Reflector" on December 30,
      > 1908
      > > > read: "Cooper & Braxton have erected a saw mill
      > > on
      > > > the lot formerly occupied by the Winterville
      > > > Manufacturing Company."
      > > >
      > > > As one of the first Aldermen for the Town of
      > > > Winterville, Rowan Cooper signed the 1897
      > > Ordinance to
      > > > incorporate the Town of Winterville.
      > > >
      > > >
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