Arthur Ernest Cooper

Settler of township lots: Lot , Conc. , Stanhope

Location: Map point is the approximate location - MAPLE LAKE

Land Acquisition: Patent from The Crown. Ontario Land Parcel Register - Stanhope (Image ).

Dates of residency:

Interesting facts:

In 1952, Arthur's son,  Leonard Cooper, age 7, was accidentally shot by his brother Richard, age 13, with the same shotgun that killed his father, Albert Ernest Cooper, in a hunting accident near Maple Lake 12 years before. Source: Highland News, Apr. 17, 1952. See story below.

Preceding landowner:

Succeeding landowner:

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

  • Arthur Ernest Cooper, b. 07 Sep 1915, Stanhope, d. 14 May 1988  (Age 72 years)
    Parents:
    • Albert Ernest Cooper, b. 25 Jan 1882, Stanhope,  d. 14 Nov 1939, Guilford, (Age 57 years)
    • Luella Gertrude Sawyer, b. 8 Nov 1880, Stanhope, d. 1951  (Age 70 years)
  • Madeline May Little, b. 10 Jul 1917, Norwood, Peterborough
  • Children:
    1. Living
    2. Living
    3. Living
    4. Leonard Arthur Cooper, b. 22 Apr 1944, d. 10 Apr 1952  (Age 7 years)
    5. Living
     6. Living

Image: Same Rifle That Killed Grandad Kills Lad, Seven. Source: Highland News, April 17, 1952

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