Elbert Emerson Cooper, b. March 28 1812, Wayne Co, Kentucky. His father's name was Henry Cooper, a baptist minister and son of Frederick Cooper who enlisted in the Revolutionary forces under Captain Lart, at York, Pennsylvania, in 1777, at the age of seventeen
Elbert's mother's maiden name was Patience Back. Rev. Henry Cooper, died when Elbert was 15yrs old.
Was Frederick Cooper the grandfather of Sarah who m. John Adair ?