Tag Archives: McKibben

Edward Alphens Stanley

Edward Alphens Stanley
b. 9 June 1865, Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, to William P. and Sarah F. (Conner) Stanley
d. 13 May 1958, Charles City, Iowa

m. 12 February 1889, DeSoto, Dallas County, Iowa
Dora Belle McKibben
b. 30 August 1870, Winterset, Iowa
d. 11 November 1951, Shell Rock, Iowa

Children with Dora Belle McKibben:
• William Harvey (b. 1890)
• Earnest Ray (b. 1892)
• Mabelle May (b. 1894)
• Lyle Dale (b. 1896)

Edward left Indiana in 1890.

Submitted by:
Joyce E. Hodges
Bonner Springs KS
E-mail: jehodges@moose-mail.com

William Wallace Cooper

William Wallace Cooper
b. 5 January 1854, Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, to William W. and Angeline (McKibben) Cooper
d. 15 February 1939, Abilene, Alberta, Canada

m. 24 December 1874, Minier, Tazewell County, Illinois
Hannah “Hattie” Folk/Foulke
b. 26 February 1855, Ohio, to Samuel and Mary Ann (Landon) Folk/Foulke
d. 17 February 1936, Abilene, Alberta, Canada

Children with Hannah Folk/Foulke:

  • Mary Elizabeth (1876–1955) married Asa Adam Seibert
  • Rosie Maud (1877–1961) married Morris Seaver Crane
  • William Elmer (1879–1960) married Maggie Annie Wenonah Hart
  • Arthur Seth (1883–1886)
  • Earley Vernon (1886–1967) married Lilla Alva Garland
  • Lola Edith (1891–1981) married Godfrey Alister McCullough
  • Claude Wallace (1894–1978) married Jean Lillian Burgess

William moved to Gridley, McLean County, Illinois, about 1862. He farmed in Iowa, Missouri, and North Dakota before filing for a homestead in Alberta, Canada, in 1907.

Submitted by:
Dr. Jeanne R. Cooper
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

William W Cooper

William W Cooper

m. Illinois
Angeline McKibben

Children with Angeline McKibben:

  • William Wallace (1854–1939) married Hannah Folke/Foulke
  • Thuresea (b. 19 February 1855)
  • John A. (b. 1857) married Ann Prugh
  • Frances Jane (b. 1858) married Martin Huff
  • Joe (b. 16 March 1861)

This couple was in Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana, for the births of the above children. They emigrated from Indiana to Gridley, McLean County, Illinois, about 1862.

Submitted by:
Dr. Jeanne R. Cooper
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada