Historic Markers Across Tennessee

Cooper Cemetery

Marker ID: THC 2A 92
Location: 433 Blythewood Road, Cleveland, TN
County: Bradley
Coordinates: N 35° 9.765    W 084° 54.559
  35.16275    -84.90931666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMKRTC


In 1873, Bennet Cooper (1797-1886) gave one-quarter of an acre of land for a family burying ground. His first wife, Lydia, was buried there along with several other family members. The cemetery is located on a ridge behind the Cooper Homeplace which was b