Aaron Z. VESSEL was born April 23, 1886 in Louisiana and died March 28, 1962 in San Bernardino, CA. His death certificate lists his mother's maiden name as MICHAEL. He was married to Sarah Elizabeth COOPER who was born April 9, 1890 in Arkansas and died April 24, 1961 in San Bernardino, CA. Her death certificate lists her mother's maiden name as MALICO. They had at least one daughter, Florence Magoline VESSEL, born July 9, 1921 in Trousdale, Pottawatomie Co. OK and died December 1986 in Stillwater, Payne Co. OK. Florence married on October 17, 1936 to Merl Edwin LILE who was born October 22, 1904 and died in February 1989. Does anyone know who are the parents of Sarah Elizabeth COOPER? Family history repeats a story of an American Indian connection to this COOPER-MALICO marriage.