Joseph Cooper

M
  • Biography*: Lorraine told Elaine Watson on March 25, 2003 at lunch that her father's name was Joseph.

Family:

Lorraine Alice Cooper1,2

F, b. 15 April 1913, d. 23 February 2007

Tom and Lori Sullivan, c1995
  • Birth*: Lorraine was born on 15 April 1913.2
  • Married Name: Her married name was Rankin.
  • Marriage*: She married Alan Rankin.
  • Name Variation: As of 5 January 1985, Lorraine Alice Cooper was also known as Alice Lorraine Rankin.3
  • Married Name: As of 5 January 1985,her married name was Evinger.4,3
  • Name Variation: As of 5 January 1985, Lorraine Alice Cooper was also known as Alice Lorraine Cooper.3
  • Marriage*: She married Charles Thomas Evinger on 5 January 1985 at Sarasota County, Florida, USA; The license lists both Alice Lorraine Cooper and Alice Lorraine Rankin. Noting that Cooper is her maiden name.4,3
  • Married Name: As of 5 December 1992,her married name was Sullivan.4
  • Marriage*: She married Thomas Aloysius Sullivan at Venice, Sarasota County, Florida, USA, on 5 December 1992.4,1
  • Residence*: Lorraine Alice Cooper and Thomas Aloysius Sullivan lived in 1996 at 314 Pembroke Drive, Venice, Sarasota County, Florida, USA.5
  • Association*: Lorraine Alice Cooper was associated before 2007; with the Kalamazoo District Nurses Association, of which she was president, and held memberships in The Business and Professional Women's Club and the Elks Ladies Club. She also held a leadership role in Planned Parenthood.6
  • Death*: She died on 23 February 2007 at Easton Rapids, Easton County, Michigan, USA, at age 93; The death location is from the Social Security Death Index, however, she previously lived with her son James Rankin, 66 Driftwod Court, Heathsville, Virginia 22473

    Kalamazoo Gazette (MI) - February 24, 2007
    Deceased Name: SULLIVAN, Lorraine Rankin (nee: Cooper) Age 93 Of Warsaw, VA Formerly of Kalamazoo, MI and Venice, FL
    SULLIVAN, Lorraine Rankin
    (nee: Cooper)
    Age 93
    Of Warsaw, VA
    Formerly of Kalamazoo, MI and Venice, FL
    Died February 23, 2007. She was a registered nurse graduate of Borgess Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI and active in the Alumni Association. In Kalamazoo, she served as president of the Kalamazoo District Nurses Association, and held memberships in The Business and Professional Women's Club and the Elks Ladies Club. She also held a leadership role in Planned Parenthood. She was preceeded in death by three husbands, Alan Rankin, Charles Evinger and Thomas Sullivan. Also preceeded in death by four sisters and one brother. She is survived by her sons, John Rankin and wife, Faith of Easton Rapids, MI and Jim Rankin and wife, Margie of Heathsville, VA; three grandchildren and eight nieces and nephews. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to a local Hospice Service of your choice. Faulkner Family Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Burgess, Virginia, is handling the arrangements.
    Venice Gondolier Sun (FL) - March 2, 2007
    Deceased Name: Lorraine C. Sullivan
    Lorraine Cooper Sullivan of Warsaw, Va., formerly of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Venice, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2007. She was 93.
    She was a registered nurse graduate of Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo. In Venice, she was a member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church, a charter member of the Sarasota County Women's Support Group, and a member of the Venice-Nokomis Women's Club, Venice Opera Guild, Venice Yacht Club and Volunteer Hospice Association. She was also a former president of Bahia Mar Condo Association.
    Survivors include two sons, John Rankin of Easton Rapids, Mich., and Jim Rankin of Heathsville, Va; three grandchildren; and eight nieces and nephews.
    Services: A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Faulkner Family Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Burgess, Va., is in charge of arrangements.
    Contributions: Memorial donations may made to TideWell Hospice and Palliative Care, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota 34238; or a local hospice of your choice.

    Richmond Times-Dispatch (VA) - February 24, 2007
    Deceased Name: Sullivan, Mrs. Lorraine Cooper
    WARSAW - Sullivan, Mrs. Lorraine Cooper, 93.2,6,7,8
  • Biography*: It is believed that Lorraine was cremated, as that is what she did when her third husband, Thomas Sullivan, died. Faulkner Family Funeral Home & Crematory, Burgess, Virginia handled the arrangements.6,5

Family 1: Alan Rankin

Family 2: Charles Thomas Evinger b. 13 Sep 1912, d. 16 Jul 1989

Family 3: Thomas Aloysius Sullivan b. 7 Jul 1908, d. 11 Jul 1996

Citations

  1. [S907] Sullivan-Cooper marriage certificate: Ancestry.com, accessed June 4, 2009.
  2. [S309] US Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current, Ancestry.com, Lorraine C. Cooper, SS# 368-01-6281, accessed December 8, 2007.
  3. [S903] Evinger-Rankin marriage license: Ancestry.com, accessed June 4, 2009.
  4. [S464] Obituary clipping, Thomas A. Sullivan, cJuly, 1996.
  5. [S665] Elaine Beaudoin's personal knowledge Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, personal files.
  6. [S924] Kalamazoo Gazette, February 24, 2007, www.genealogybank.com, accessed May 11, 2009.
  7. [S925] Venice Gondolier Sun, March 28, 2007, www.genealogybank.com, accessed May 11, 2009.
  8. [S926] Richmond Time-Dispatch, February 24, 2007, page B-8, www.genealogybank.com, accessed May 11, 2009.

Anne Corcoran1

F, b. circa 1814

Citations

  1. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.

Bridget Corcoran1

F, b. circa 1819

Citations

  1. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.

John Corcoran1

M, b. circa 1819

Citations

  1. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.

Mary Corcoran1

F, b. circa 1811

Citations

  1. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.

Michael Corcoran1

M, b. circa 1761
  • Birth*: Michael Corcoran was born circa 1761.1
  • Marriage*: He married Ann (?) circa 1800. Date assume to be one year before the age of known oldest child.1
  • Occupation*: Michael Corcoran was a farmer in 1821.1
  • Census*: He and Ann (?) appeared on the census of 1821 at Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Ireland.1

Family: Ann (?) b. c 1771

Citations

  1. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.

Michael Corcoran1

M, b. circa 1801

Citations

  1. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.

Rose Corcoran1

F, b. circa 1805, d. 26 July 1874
  • Birth*: Rose Corcoran was born circa 1805.2,3
  • Biography*: Her maiden name has been listed in various death certificates of her children as McCabe, Leddy and Corcoran. Still trying to determine maiden name.

    On her son Philip Sullivan's death certificate it lists the mother's maiden name as McCabe.

    On her son Michael Sullivan's death certificate #17076 it states that his mother's maiden name was Rose Corcoran, born in Ireland.

    In Chicago Irish Families, 1875-1925.
    Sullivan, Michael, real estate owner and at one time Alderman of the old 15th ward was born in Co. Cavan in 1829, one of thirteen children of Patrick and Rose Sullivan, nee Leddy. May 28, 1904 Source #20. = The New World; and #2 The Chicago Citizen, 1883-1909.
  • Occupation*: She was a flax spinner in 1821.2
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1821 in the household of Michael Corcoran and Ann (?) at Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Ireland.2
  • Marriage*: She married Patrick Sullivan circa 1825.4
  • Married Name: As of after 1828,her married name was Sullivan.4
  • Name Variation: As of 26 July 1874, Rose Corcoran was also known as Rose Soraghan.5
  • Death*: She died on 26 July 1874 at Dennbawn, Ballinanagh, Cavan, County Cavan, Ireland; The informant on the death certificate is Michael McEvoy. There is a Michael McEvoy listed, age 71, in the 1901 Irish Census on a nearby farm in Dennbawn.

    In the parish register for the Catholic church, Parish of Denn, Cavan, on October 26, 1872 a RoseAnn McEvoy was baptised, born to Michael McEvoy and Bridget Corcoran of Dennbawn. Sponsors were James Morgan and Rose Corcoran. It is very possible Bridget Corcoran was the sister/neice of Rose Corcoran.4,3
  • Name Variation: As of 1904, Rose Corcoran was also known as Leddy.
  • Name Variation: As of 1915, Rose Corcoran was also known as Corcoran On Michael Sullivan's 1915 death certificate his mother is listed as Rose Corcoran by Annie Sullivan.6
  • Name Variation: As of 1915, Rose Corcoran was also known as McCabe.7
  • Blog*: She was mentioned in a blog at http://sullivanleddy.blogspot.com Sullivan/Corcoran Genealogy Blog on 5 January 2012.8

Family: Patrick Sullivan b. c 1794, d. 3 Jul 1876

Citations

  1. [S611] New World, May 28, 1904, Accessed February 22, 2006.
  2. [S1303] 1821 Drumbarry, Denn Parish, County Cavan, Irish Census, Ireland, Family History Library, MF#597155.
  3. [S1447] Rose Soraghan, Ballinanagh, County Cavan, Ireland, death certificate.
  4. [S293] Probate Court of Cook County no. 23559 (Doc. 148, page 543).
  5. [S1447] Rose Soraghan, Ballinanagh, County Cavan, Ireland, death certificate, Acquired in Dublin at the records office, 2011.
  6. [S300] Michael Sullivan, Death Certificate.
  7. [S4] Philip Sullivan, Certificate and Record of Death.
  8. [S665] Elaine Beaudoin's personal knowledge Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, personal files.

Catherine Corr1

F, b. circa 1843

Family: Matthew Sullivan b. 1841, d. 12 Oct 1923

Citations

  1. [S607] 1901 Irish Census, County Cavan, Dennbane, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland, D.E.D. 40/18; p. 19, Family History Library, MF#?
  2. [S1293] Thomas Francis Sullivan, Illinois Certificate of Death, Family History Library, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947, MF#1953849.
  3. [S607] 1901 Irish Census, County Cavan, Dennbane, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland, D.E.D. 40/18; p. 19, Family History Library, MF#0812125.
  4. [S608] 1911 Irish Census, County Cavan, Denn Parish, Dennbane Townland, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland, D.E. D. 40/18, p. 7, Family History Library, MF#2029029.
  5. [S609] Baptimal Registery, page 29, Baptimal Record: Family History Library, MF#0926131, March 29, 1872, Denn Parish.
  6. [S1965] Sinéad McGoldrick Donnelly, "Sullivans," e-mail to Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, December 3, 2014, Identifies marriage of Matthew Sorahan to Catherine Coor as couple in 1901 Irish Census.
  7. [S607] 1901 Irish Census, County Cavan, Dennbane, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland, D.E.D. 40/18; p. 19, FHL #0812125.
  8. [S305] 1911 Ireland Census , Matthew Soroghan Household, FHL# 2029029.
  9. [S608] 1911 Irish Census, County Cavan, Denn Parish, Dennbane Townland, Dublin City, County Dublin, Ireland, D.E. D. 40/18, p. 7, FHL # 2029029.
  10. [S1411] Peter Soraghan entry, Irish Civil Registration, Bellananagh, Cavan, Ireland (1869).
  11. [S2430] Patrick Sullivan, Bellananagh, Cavan, County Cavan birth registration Entry 268, page 54-55, code 02212274, Document provided by Eileen Sullivan from www.irishgenealogy.ie, February 12, 2017 (February 4, 1871).
  12. [S610] Marriage Register: Holy Name Parish Records, Marriages 1908 - 1913, Chicago Irish Families, 1875-1925, Accessed: February 18, 2006.
  13. [S2428] Roseanne Sullivan, Bellananagh, Cavan, County Cavan birth registration Entry 69, page 106, code 02102367, Document provided by Eileen Sullivan from Find My Past, February 12, 2017. (June 2, 1877).