COPE, Samuel, 1789-1871

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==Vitals==
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* '''Name:''' Samuel Cope<br/ >
* '''Name:''' Samuel Cope<br/ >
* '''Alternative names:''' <br/ >
* '''Alternative names:''' <br/ >
* '''Gender:''' M<br/ >
* '''Gender:''' M<br/ >
* '''Birth date:''' 28 February 1789<br/ >
* '''Birth date:''' 28 February 1789<br/ >
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* '''Place of birth:''' East Bradford Township, Chester Pa.<br/ >
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* '''Place of birth:''' East Bradford Township, Pa.<br/ >
* '''Nationality:''' US<br/ >
* '''Nationality:''' US<br/ >
* '''Spouse(s):''' Mary Ann Pusey<br/ >
* '''Spouse(s):''' Mary Ann Pusey<br/ >
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* '''Disowned date:''' --<br/ >
* '''Disowned date:''' --<br/ >
* '''Death date:''' 11 November 1871<br/ >
* '''Death date:''' 11 November 1871<br/ >
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* '''Place of death:'''East Bradford, Pa. <br/ >
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* '''Place of death:''' East Bradford Township, Pa. <br/ >
* '''Works by:'''  
* '''Works by:'''  
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==Biography==
b. 28 Feb. 1789, East Bradford Township, Chester Pa., s. Abiah and Jane (Morris) Cope.<br>
b. 28 Feb. 1789, East Bradford Township, Chester Pa., s. Abiah and Jane (Morris) Cope.<br>
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Had a ready Irish wit, and was gay without folly with young people. Possessed a strong constitution, favoured with good health. Ten years before his death he became almost blind.<br>
Had a ready Irish wit, and was gay without folly with young people. Possessed a strong constitution, favoured with good health. Ten years before his death he became almost blind.<br>
d. 11 Nov. 1871, East Bradford, Pa., in his 82d a minister ca. 36 years.<br><br>
d. 11 Nov. 1871, East Bradford, Pa., in his 82d a minister ca. 36 years.<br><br>
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The Friend (Phila.), 45(1871):112.<br>
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Cope, A record of the Cope family, pp. 41, 65.<br>
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==Sources==
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Piety Promoted, 12th part, p. 418.<br>
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* The Friend (Phila.), 45(1871):112.<br>
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Phila. Y. Mtg., Memorials concerning deceased Friends, 1875, p. 179.
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* Cope, A record of the Cope family, pp. 41, 65.<br>
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* Piety Promoted, 12th part, p. 418.<br>
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* Phila. Y. Mtg., Memorials concerning deceased Friends, 1875, p. 179.

Revision as of 20:06, 22 May 2007

Vitals

  • Name: Samuel Cope
  • Alternative names:
  • Gender: M
  • Birth date: 28 February 1789
  • Place of birth: East Bradford Township, Pa.
  • Nationality: US
  • Spouse(s): Mary Ann Pusey
  • Children: 6
  • Meeting:
  • Branch:
  • Disowned date: --
  • Death date: 11 November 1871
  • Place of death: East Bradford Township, Pa.
  • Works by:

Biography

b. 28 Feb. 1789, East Bradford Township, Chester Pa., s. Abiah and Jane (Morris) Cope.
m., 1821, Mary Ann Pusey (d. 1822).
m. (2d), 1835, Ann Williams. Six children.
1828, an elder.
1835, minister.
Visited three Y. Mtgs., besides his own, and all the meetings of Ph: Y. Mtg., some of them several times.
Had a ready Irish wit, and was gay without folly with young people. Possessed a strong constitution, favoured with good health. Ten years before his death he became almost blind.
d. 11 Nov. 1871, East Bradford, Pa., in his 82d a minister ca. 36 years.

Sources

  • The Friend (Phila.), 45(1871):112.
  • Cope, A record of the Cope family, pp. 41, 65.
  • Piety Promoted, 12th part, p. 418.
  • Phila. Y. Mtg., Memorials concerning deceased Friends, 1875, p. 179.
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