Robert Cooper was born circa 1591 in Henlow, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom to Edmund Cooper (1542-1619) and Mary Wyne (1543-1598) . He married Joan Gresham (c1592-1619) 1615 in Leiden, South Holland, Netherlands.
Robert Cooper was father of Humility Cooper (1619-1638) who traveled to Plymouth Colony on the Mayflower as a one-year old child with Robert's sister, Ann Cooper (c1584-1621) and her husband, Edward Tilley (c1588-1621).
Bradford's record indicates that Humility returned to England before 1651 at the request of her father.
Bradford's 1651 Journal
"Edward Tillie, and his wife both dyed soon after their arrivall; and the girle Humility their cousen, was sent for unto Ento England, and dyed ther But the youth Henery Sampson, is still liveing, and is married, & hath .7. children. John Tilley and his wife both dyed, a litle after they came ashore."
|Offspring of Robert Cooper and Joan Gresham (c1592-1619)|
|Humility Cooper (1619-1638)||1619 Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands||1638 England, United Kingdom|