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Dr Geoffrey COOPE M.B., Ch.B
( - 1956)
Dr Eileen M.B., Ch.B

Married: 1953
(1928 - 2005)
Dr Jean
(~1928 - 2013)
 bd.  28 Nov 1928; Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK
 dd.  25 Dec 2005, age 77; Ingersley Court, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK
 brd.  30 Dec 2005; Catholic cemetery, Chapel Street, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK
 occ.  General Practitioner, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK
 rel.  Catholic
 mil.  Captain; medical officer to the Duke of Wellington's Regiment at Wellesley Barracks in Halifax and to the Royal Army Pay Corps at Ovenden
 res.  Waterhouse, Wellington Road, Bollington
Limefield, Clarence Road, Bollington
Plant Cottage, Beeston Brow, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK
 bd.  About 1928
 dd.  13 July 2013, age about 85; Mount Hall, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK
 brd.  23 July 2013; Catholic cemetery, Chapel Street, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK
 edu.  Manchester University, on a scholarship, awarded gold medal for best student
 occ.  General Practitioner
 rel.  Catholic
 res.  Plant Cottage, Beeston Brow, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire UK, UK
Web page: Happy Valley: John Coope, obituary


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Justin COOPE ( - 2012)

Family notes for John COOPE MBE and Jean

John & Jean COOPE continued the Coope dynasty of Bollington doctors.

Notes for John COOPE MBE

Dr John, as he was known, was not only noted for his medical skills but also as the leader of the social development of Bollington from the 1960s to 2000. He created the Bollington Festivals, the first of which was in 1964, he inspired the creation of more than 20 groups including Bollington Civic Society, Festival Players, Festival Choir and re-established Bollington Brass Band. Music was his great interest and he learned to conduct, and with great success including, for many years, in competition at the Llangollen International Eisteddfod. See the web link for his obituary.

Notes for Jean

Renowned researcher and expert on HRT; established a teaching clinic on women's health; member of WHO committee on Research on the Menopause; editor Journal of the British Menopause Society (1994-1997) and founder member of its council; member Macclesfield Osteoporosis Prevention Group.

Family record last updated: 14 Sept 2018

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