Genealogy of a Cooper Family of Texas

David Thomas and wife, Exa (Borroum) Cooper

David Thomas Cooper, known as "Tom", was born near Climax and Whigham in Decatur County, Georgia. He was the son of John J. and the grandson of Samuel Cooper. Tom was named for his uncle, David Thomas. He moved to Texas as a young man and married Exa Assenath Borroum who was living with her uncle, Edwin P. Borroum in Robertson County, Texas.In about 1902, Tom and Exa  moved to San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas where they had three children, Norwood David, Authur Branch and Mabel Virginia.

Tom worked for the Southern Steel Co., on South Presa Street in San Antonio near where he  built his own home. Tom and Exa are both buried in  the San Jose Burial Park in San Antonio.

Descendants of Samuel Cooper

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Other Families Being Researched:
Ayres, Bennett, Boyd, Cartledge, Furnis, Keble, Need, Newsom, Ponder, Tinsley and Whitworth

Many thanks to those who have provided information to me. Any corrections or additions will be greatly appreciated!

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