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Government official

Henry Noble Cooper, American Government official. Decorated commander Order White Elephant (Thailand), 1955. Served with American Field Svc., 1917. With C.A. United States Army, 1918-1919; Advertising Educational Foundation in France. Member Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Delta Phi. M C.

Background

Cooper, Henry Noble was born on July 27, 1896 in LaGrange, Illinois, United States. Son of Henry Noble and Julia Lupton (Pardee) Cooper.

Education

Student, University Illinois, 1914-1917;student, Kent College Law, Chicago, 1919-1920.

Career

Officer, director FitzSimons & Connell Dredge & Deck Company, also other corporations in Chicago, 1919-1941. Organizer 1st cooperative apartment bdlg. in, Illinois, 1920. Engaged as aircraft seating manufacturer, 1941-1949.

Mission controller Agency for International Development and predecessors, from 1950. Fin management officer 13 African countries, Washington Headquarters, from 1964.

Membership

Served with American Field Svc., 1917. With C.A. United States Army, 1918-1919. Advertising Educational Foundation in France.

Member Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Delta Phi. M C.

Connections

Married Elizabeth McNair, September 25, 1920 (deceased 1949). Children: Henry Noble III (deceased 1948), Kenneth McNair, Christopher Moore. Married Ila Spencer, August 25, 1950.

father:
Henry Noble Cooper

mother:
Julia Lupton (Pardee) Cooper

spouses:
Elizabeth McNair

Ila Spencer

children:
Henry Noble III Cooper (deceased 1948)

Kenneth McNair Cooper

Christopher Moore Cooper