Born: 1770, St. Andrew Holborn, Middlesex, England.
Died: February 26, 1833, Staffordshire, England.
Buried: St. Michael and All Angels Church, Hamstall Ridware, Staffordshire, England.
Cooper was a cousin of novelist Jane Austen.
He was educated at The Queen’s College, Oxford (BA), and was a sometime Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford.
He served as rector of Hamstall Ridware (1779–1833), and Yoxall, Staffordshire (1809–33).