The Shemwell Family

Mary Jeanette CooperAge: 33 years18381871

Mary Jeanette Cooper
Given names
Mary Jeanette
Married name
Mary Jeanette Williams
Birth about 1838 26 18
Death of a paternal grandmotherJinnett Phillaw
before 1839 (Age 12 months)
Birth of a sisterSusan Uzeed Cooper
1840 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMarian Lucille Cooper
1844 (Age 6 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherEdmund Blount Cooper Sr.
1845 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherPatillo Blount Cooper
1846 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a brotherGeorge T Cooper
1849 (Age 11 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary “Polly” Caruthers
1850 (Age 12 years)
Census June 1, 1850 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Cook “Willie” Cooper
February 9, 1851 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a son
George Patton Williams
May 13, 1858 (Age 20 years)
MarriageLazarus M “Ladd” WilliamsView this family
July 19, 1858 (Age 20 years)
Death of a fatherEdmund Blount Cooper Jr
about 1858 (Age 20 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge T Cooper
1860 (Age 22 years)

Census June 1, 1860 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
Margie Cooper Williams
September 28, 1860 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
Zebedee Williams
June 1863 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
Loville Williams
1864 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
John Williams
1867 (Age 29 years)
Census June 24, 1870 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
Mary Williams
estimated 1871 (on the date of death)
Death of a motherMargaret Adelaide Patton
after 1870 (Age 32 years)

Death between 1871 and 1880 (Age 33 years)
Note: Best guess -b
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1838Maury, Tennessee, United States
1 year
3 years
younger sister
Susan Uzeed Cooper
Birth: 1840 28 20Henry, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 9, 1907Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
Family with Lazarus M “Ladd” Williams - View this family
Marriage: July 19, 1858Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States
-2 months
2 years
Margie Cooper Williams
Birth: September 28, 1860 33 22Tennessee, United States
Death: March 28, 1924Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
Zebedee Williams
Birth: June 1863 35 25Henry, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 2, 1947Western State Hospital, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States
19 months
4 years
5 years
Mary Williams
Birth: estimated 1871 43 33Tennessee, United States

Mary Jeanette Cooper has 7 first cousins recorded

Census1850 United States - Census transcript - Edmund Blount Cooper - Household

17th Dist. Henry, Tennessee, USA

E B Cooper37MWFarmerNC
Margaret Patton30FWTN
Mary J Cooper12FWTN
Susan E Cooper10FWTN
Marian L Cooper6FWTN
Patillo B Cooper4MWTN
George T. Cooper1MWTN
Jesse Cooper Jr11MWTN

Notes: Jessie Cooper Jr. is listed.

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Margaret A. Patton - Household

Dist. 1 Paris, Henry, Tennessee, USA

M A Cooper40FWTN
S U Cooper19FWTN
L Cooper16FWTN
P Cooper13MWTN
W C Cooper8MWTN
L M. Williams26MWFarmerTN
M J Williams21FWTN
G P Williams1MWTN

Notes: Ladd, Jeanette & George living with her widowed mother

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Lewis Williams - Household

Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee

Williams, Lewishead55MWFarm LaborerVA
Williams, Marywife57FWKeeping HouseVA
Mitchel, Marthaelder sister60FWAt homeVA
Williams, Lazarus Myounger brother38MWMusicianTN
Williams, Jenniebrothers wife30FWKeeping houseTN
Williams, George Pbrothers son11MWAt homeTN
Williams, Margiebrothers daughter10FWTN
Williams, Zebbbrothers son8MWTN
Williams, Lavillebrothers daughter6FWTN
Williams, Johnbrothers son3MWTN

Not positive about census. Ladd is Lewis M and Mary Jeanette is Jennie but Musician, kids & sister Martha are correct. -b

Best guess -b
Her husbands death notice in 1910 lists himself as "widow"